Creating Lactation Services in a Breastfeeding Friendly Office
0.75 NAPNAP Contact Hour. This continuing education activity is offered at a reduced rate to NAPNAP Members. This continuing education activity rate is 10$ for NAPNAP Members. For non- members, this continuing education activity rate is 20$. Baby Friendly Hospital Initiatives help to improve exclusive breastfeeding initiation but continued support is needed to maintain breastfeeding rates post discharge.
This course discusses why a lactation service should be imbedded in the primary care setting. The student will learn the steps to become a breastfeeding office, design a lactation service and how to implement the service into your company as well as study the impact of the service using the electronic medical record after it is in place. This course is supported by the Breastfeeding Education Special Interest Group (BFE).
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This course is supported by Breastfeeding Education Special Interest Group (BFE SIG)
This continuing education activity is administered by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) as an Agency providing continuing education credit. Individuals who complete this program and earn a 70% or higher score on the post test will be awarded 0.75 NAPNAP contact hour.
Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses
- Describe reasons for lactation service in a primary care office.
- Define a breastfeeding friendly office
- Describe steps in designing and implementing a lactation service in a pediatric primary care setting.
- Describe effective data collection plan to document the impact of provision of lactation service in the primary care setting.
Laura Wheeler, MSRN CPNP IBCLC, Director of Lactation Services at Children’s Primary Care Group, 4150 Regents Park Row Ste 355, La Jolla CA 92037
Disclosures: I have no disclosures to report.
- 0.75 Contact hours