Lactation Consultant - Newborn Nursery Level I - LBJ Hospital - Full-Time
Harris Health is a nationally recognized health system comprising three teaching hospitals and an extensive network of ambulatory care centers serving the people of Harris County, Texas, since 1966. Staffed by the faculty, fellows and residents from two nationally ranked medical schools, Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Harris Health is the first healthcare system in Houston to receive the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) designation for its network of patient-centered medical homes.
Each year, Harris Health provides more than 1.8 million total outpatient visits through its more than 40 ambulatory care facilities. Additionally, Harris Health sees more than 177,000 emergency visits at its Level 1 and Level 3 trauma centers and 35,000 hospital admissions through its two hospitals: Ben Taub and LBJ.
Established by voter referendum to enhance the level of charity care available in the community, Harris Health System has often received national recognition for serving those in need and for its achievements in operational excellence, such as being named to the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Most Wired Hospitals lists by the American Hospital Association’s Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.
Additionally, Harris Health System is pleased that each of its hospitals — Ben Taub and Lyndon B. Johnson — achieved Pathway to Excellence™ designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Benefits and EEOC
Harris Health System benefits program is designed to provide you with more flexibility and choices in meeting your specific needs. Harris Health System benefits program allows you to protect your income in case of illness, death and disability, and to help you save for retirement.
Benefits and EEOC
Harris Health System's benefits program is designed to provide you with more flexibility and choices in meeting your specific needs. Harris Health System's benefits program allows you to protect your income in case of illness, death and disability, and to help you save for retirement.
Holds at least one (1) of the
following in Nursing: Bachelors,
Masters, or Doctoral degree.
Master of Science-Nursing Preferred
Licenses & Certifications
License Other License/Cert
Certificate Other certificates as required by
Basic Life Support Basic Life Support from a hospitalbased
American Heart Association
(AHA) approved program.
Int'l Board Cert Lactat Consul If not IBCLC, must be Certified
Breastfeeding Educator (CBE)
/Certified Lactation Counselor
(CLC) and complete IBCLC
certification within two years.
Failure to obtain IBCLC may result
in termination of employment.
Registered Nurse in the State of Texas
. Two (2) Years Work Experience as staff nurse in Women's
Services or related clinical area of
practice. Along with Breastfeeding
education experience with
minimum of two (2) years working
with childbearing and