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Contributing Writer Bio: Lauren Rivera BSN, RNC-NIC

Lauren Rivera BSN, RNC-NIC

Lauren Rivera is a registered nurse with over 13 years of experience in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Besides her nursing license, she is nationally certified in neonatal nursing, and is a certified breastfeeding counselor. She began her career in a mother baby unit assisting postpartum patients and taking care of infants in the newborn nursery while pursuing her nursing degree.

Lauren is a healthcare writer providing content for several nursing websites and blogs, she has been published in various online sources. She also develops continuing education modules for other healthcare professionals. In addition, Lauren has developed content and served as an expert reviewer for medical publishing companies.

Lauren Rivera also serves as a nurse expert for Baby Live Advice, a company that offers education and support for pregnant women and new parents. She teaches virtual courses on baby care for several different platforms.

When Lauren is not working you will find her spending time with her children and exploring the beautiful island of Puerto Rico. She runs an Instagram page showcasing amazing places to explore with children in Puerto Rico. Her happy place is by the ocean.

Lauren Rivera’s Education

• Bachelor of Science in Nursing, West Chester University, Pennsylvania

Lauren Rivera’s Work History

• Registered Nurse, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Lankenau Medical Center
• Nurse Expert, Baby Live Advice
• Freelance healthcare content writer
• Continuing Education Module developer, Texas Tech University