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 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
10 Steps to Successful Breastfeeding in the Hospital Setting
This course covers Baby Friendly USA’s 6th Edition guidelines and criteria.
14 L-CERPs and 14 Nursing Contact Hours
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
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