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Company: Rio Grande Regional Hospital
Location: Mc Allen, TX
Career Level: Associate
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech



SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
SCHEDULE: Full-time

Do you want to be a part of a family and not just another employee? Are you looking for a work environment where diversity and inclusion thrive? Submit your application today and find out what it truly means to be a part of a team.


We value your contributions. Our employee recognition programs encourage our teams to raise the bar. We are currently seeking a Lactation Consultant to join our family. Come be a part of the change! 


We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.


Rio Grande Regional Hospital – McAllen, TX


Lactation Consultant


Founded in 1982, Rio Grande Regional Hospital (RGRH), an HCA-affiliated facility, is proud of maintaining its status as one of the leading healthcare providers in the Rio Grande Valley. For nearly 30 years, we have remained focused and committed to providing quality healthcare to all members of our community.


With 320 beds and a team of more than 500 physicians representing over 35 specialties, we offer a range of inpatient and outpatient services.

  What you will do in this role:
  • Requires advanced understanding and ability to utilize the nursing process. 
  • Provides expert care in lactation management according to the ILCA Standards of Practice for IBCLC Lactation Consultants. 
  • Serves as an expert consultant to maternal-child staff, physicians and other healthcare professionals in the management of patients with complex breastfeeding problems. 
  • Participates in program development activities. 
  • Practices according to the family-centered maternity care model.
  • Advanced assessment and critical thinking skills.
  • Ability to communicate, counsel and care for adult, adolescent and neonate/infant patient populations. 
  • Ability to work productively with interdisciplinary team. 
  • Ability to adapt educational presentation to learner's level of understanding. 
  • Ability to use breastfeeding-related equipment and to perform technical procedures related to breastfeeding.  Knowledge of family-centered maternity care philosophy.


  • Continuing education in lactation and breastfeeding required.
What qualifications you will need:
  • Minimum of two years' experience in maternal-child health nursing in an acute care setting.
  • Experience with breastfeeding management program development required.
  • Bilingual English Spanish preferred
  • IBCLC or Certified Breastfeeding Educator, preferred.
  • BLS
  HCA Healthcare ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the fortune 500 list. In addition Ethisphere named HCA as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies. We want you to join our tradition of excellence. Intrigued? We'd love to hear from you.   If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our recruiters. We are actively interviewing so apply today!   We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.                      


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