Posted: Saturday, March 4, 2017 2:12 PM
Medical City Alliance Registered Nurse Coordinator - Chest Pain Center RN Coordinator - Chest Pain Center Full-Time – FT Days Medical City Alliance is a 55-bed, acute care hospital that opened in February 2015. The three-story, 155,000 square foot full-service facility serves the communities of Fort Worth, Keller, Roanoke, Haslet, Saginaw and surrounding communities in northern Tarrant county and southern Denton county. Medical City Alliance offers a full range of services, specializing in women’s, cardiology, robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery, and emergency care and has been recognized by The Joint Commission for the Hospital Accreditation Program for 2015. The Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) is an expert in the management of the breast-feeding mother-baby dyad and is coach, consultant, teacher, and lactation expert. Works collaboratively with Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Intensive Care nurseries, Pediatricians, OBs, Family Practice health care teams to develop feeding plans for a range of infants from the normal newborn to the complex neonate.Makes clinical assessments, and uses current lactation theories and research to develop evidence-based feeding plans that address individual feeding issues while respecting the physician’s and family’s breastfeeding goals.Responsible for teaching prenatal classes in coordination with the Lead Lactation consultant and leadership. POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES • Assures quality of care by adhering to therapeutic standards; measuring health outcomes against patient care goals and standards; making or recommending necessary adjustments; following hospital and nursing standards of care set by state board of nursing, state nurse practice act, and other governing agency regulations.• Resolves patient problems and needs by utilizing multidisciplinary team strategies.• Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols, medication administration and storage procedures, and controlled substance regulations.• Responsible for the daily assistance of mothers who may require extra help with breastfeeding. Works in collaboration with the post partum and nursery nurses to meet the needs of both the mother and baby. Responsible for the promotion of exclusive breastmilk feeding for all mothers whether their baby is in the well newborn nursery or the NICU. Teaches nursing staff the latest trends in breastfeeding assistance; provides teaching in the parent education courses offered by the hospital.
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• Location: Fort Worth
• Post ID: 48501223 fortworth