Lactation Management Training: From Novice to Expert

Lactation Education Resources provides online training for nurses and physicians for the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative.

What is the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI)?

The Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) is a worldwide program of the World Health Organization and UNICEF, launched in 1991 following the Innocenti Declaration of 1990.

The Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative is a global effort for improving the role of maternity services to enable mothers to breastfeed babies for the best start in life. It aims at improving the care of pregnant women, mothers and newborns at health facilities that provide maternity services for protecting, promoting and supporting breastfeeding, in accordance with the International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes.

Health facilities that meet the criteria for Baby Friendly can apply for accreditation as Baby Friendly.

 

Training for individuals

Individual Healthcare Personnel Course (Nurse and LC)

Individual Healthcare Personnel Course (Nurse and LC)

This course covers all 10 steps of BFHI.

15 L-CERPs and 15 Nursing Contact Hours

Buy Now $129.00

Individual Provider Course (MD, CNM, NP, PA)

Individual Provider Course (MD, CNM, NP, PA)

This course covers all 10 steps to BFHI geared towards providers.

Instructor is Dana Silver MD, FAAP, FABM

3 CME's

Buy Now $45.00


Individual BFHI NICU Course

Individual BFHI NICU Course

This course provides training for the BFHI NICU.

20 L-CERPs, 20 Nursing Contact Hours and 20 CPEUs

Buy Now $179.00

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L-CERPs and E-CERPs are awarded by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners. Lactation Education Resources, Long-term Providership CLT 109-31.

Lactation Education Resources is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Virginia Nurses Association, an accredited institution by the American Nurses' Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation, VNA # 16-03-03P.

Credit hours are awarded at the completion of the program. Students must view each lesson slide to complete the lesson successfully and be awarded credit.

Lactation Education Resources is an approved provider by the Commission of Dietetic Registration #LA002

All of our speakers have signed a Conflict of Interest Statement and have no conflicts to declare.

Lactation Education Resources adheres to the World Health Organization Code on Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes