We Are Hiring:
AMITA Health Women & Children's Hospital Hoffman Estates is a
ground-breaking hospital located on the campus of AMITA Health St.
Alexius Medical Center Hoffman Estates. This state-of-the-art,
LEED-certified facility offers women and children convenient access
to innovative technologies and treatments — all performed by
doctors and nurses with unique specialties in pediatric and women's
care. Our goal is to create a family-friendly environment where we
can deliver multidisciplinary, collaborative care to this
generation and the next.
are looking for a dedicated and knowledgeable Lactation RN to join
our team and work PRN (As Needed) rotating shifts,
rotating holidays and weekends
years minimum experience desired
What You Will Do:
Provide lactation care and instruction to
breastfeeding mothers and infants. Serve as a lactation-related
clinical resource, educator, and mentor.
What You Will Need:
- Perform initial and on-going assessments of patients' lactation
goals and issues.
- Instruct and demonstrate proper techniques and promote the
importance of breastfeeding.
- Identify the need for standard patient teaching plans and
assists with their development.
- Act as a liaison to staff and physicians when addressing needs
associated with breastfeeding.
- Contribute to the development of data tools to monitor and
Licensure / Certification /
- Registered Nurse credentialed from the Illinois Board of
Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
- Certification specializing in Neonatal Resuscitation
credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA)
- Certification specializing in Lactation credentialed from the
International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE)
- Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team:
AMITA Health, one of the largest health
systems in Illinois, is comprised of 19 hospitals and more than 230
sites of care. With more than 900 providers in its medical groups,
26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners, AMITA Health serves
over 6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.
Equal Opportunity Employer:
We are committed to improving accessibility to healthcare in the
communities we serve. We hold ourselves accountable to our patients
and one another, and we work hard to treat the whole person, body,
mind and spirit. Our compassionate, talented team members are the
source of our strength, and we invest heavily in their well-being.
We offer significant professional opportunities, career advancement
potential, comprehensive training and competitive wages.
AMITA Health will provide equal
employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for
employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin,
gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression,
age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information,
carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a
covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
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to individuals who have applied for a position using our official
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information from applicants.