Breastfeeding Resource Nurse Online

The first few days after delivery is the critical time to start successful breastfeeding. Maternity nurses may want to be the expert bedside resource for mothers. Here is a great resource to improve their knowledge!

Create a team to provide the best support for your breastfeeding moms. The Breastfeeding Resource Nurse will be at the bedside to give guidance and trouble-shoot as needed. Train several of these specialists to assist your Board Certified Lactation Consultants.

The Breastfeeding Resource Nurse Online

45 Nursing Contact Hours, L-CERPs and CPEUs awarded

The Certified Breastfeeding Specialist™ credential is awarded for completion of this program.

To view the Scope of Practice for a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist click here

Course Syllabus:
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Composition of Human milk
  • Nutrition during Lactation
  • Initiating Breastfeeding: Facilitators and Barriers
  • Essentials of Positioning and Latch-on
  • Initiating Breastfeeding: A Biological Perspective
  • Counseling Skills
  • Impact of culture
  • Breast Pumps and Manual Expression
  • Breastfeeding Multiples
  • Jaundice
  • Breastfeeding the Infant with Medical Challenges
  • Breastfeeding the Late Pre-term Infant
  • Breastfeeding the Premature Infant
  • Formula feeding
  • Maternal Disease in Lactation
  • Infectious Disease in the Breastfeeding Mother
  • Maternal Recovery
  • Engorgement and Mastitis
  • Augmentation and Reduction Surgery
  • Drugs and the Breastfeeding Mother
  • Herbals and the Breastfeeding Mother
  • Clinical Skills Videos
  • The role of the Breastfeeding Resource Nurse
Female doc and baby
2 Dr with clipboard
Bedside help
buy now $645

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