Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) Coordinator – Women’s Health Unit
Expertise – Palmerston North – Are you a qualified Lactation Consultant who has a passionate, innovative and evidence based practice? In this new role you will be co-ordinating the Baby Friendly Health Initiative (BFHI) accreditation for the MidCentral Maternity Unit. This will include the development of training for staff, as well as giving advice and support, and undertaking planning and evaluation for women and their whānau/families. As the BFHI coordinator you will plan for, initiate and oversee the Annual BFHI survey and ensure BFHI standards are maintained between BFHI audits. You will also maintain appropriate databases for monitoring in line with NZBA and MOH requirements. All efforts are aimed at increasing the numbers of mothers successfully establishing lactation in our DHB. MidCentral District Health Board is committed to ensuring that children and young people are safe from abuse and harm. As part of our commitment to children and young people, and in line with the Vulnerable Children Act 2014, ap… – Permanent – Full-timeApply for this job.