Registered Nurse (RN) Mother Infant

Registered Nurse (RN) Mother Infant

Cottage Health System | Santa Barbara, CA, 93101, US
Salary Range:$81,000 – $134,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 6 days ago

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Description

This position is Sign-on Bonus eligible.

The Mother Infant Unit consists of 24 rooms and 29 beds; 5 rooms can accommodate semi-private occupancy, and a Level I newborn nursery area designed for the purpose of providing respite when needed, observation of high risk infants, and a procedure room. The philosophy of the unit is to foster family unity in a Baby Friendly environment while respecting parental choices regarding feeding and rooming- in, providing safe and therapeutic care. Health Care providers in this area mimic those in the Birth Center with the inclusion of pediatric care providers and lactation specialists.

MIU provides supportive care of the mother/infant dyad with focus on the family, infant and self-care procedures and education. Both human milk and formula feeding are supported and educated to, with special emphasis on the benefits of human lactation.

California RN Licensure, BLS, and NRP required. At least one year experience in mother infant care required.