CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.
Job Summary / PurposeThe incumbent reports to the individual Childbirth Education Coordinator at The Women's Hospital with accountability to the Nurse Manager of Women's Care. The incumbent conducts classes within the defined outline to assure uniform information which is supported by the CHI Saint Joseph Health System and the CHI Saint Joseph Medical Staff. The incumbent maintains peer relationships by attending meetings which address new issues that will impact the class content.May be responsible to facilitate the following classesBreastfeedingNewborn CPRPrepared ChildbirthEarly Pregnancy Childbirth RefresherSibling ClassMiscellaneous childbirth classes as added to the curriculum
Required Education and Experience Experience as a clinical provider in the Maternal Child Health field with a minimum of one year experience in maternal newborn nursing and/or labor and delivery or previous experience as an instructor in childbirth educationRequired Licensure and CertificationsProfessional licensure as an active RN license or inactive with previous obstetric experience or certification through a professional organization related to Lamaze Education, Lactation Support Education, or Specialty Certification in the Maternal Child area preferably one of the following certifications: B.E.S.T, ICEA, ASPO, and Certified Breastfeeding Education