Public Health Breastfeeding Webinar Series - Breastfeeding in the Community: Closing the Care Gap - October 12, 2016 (Web on Demand)
Course Number: WD2777-101216
This interactive webinar will address varying mechanisms that can be used to create a continuum of care to promote and support breastfeeding in underserved communities. Discussing both internal and external care continuity in hospital and community settings, the webinar will also explore how breastfeeding support and promotion services can be integrated into allied public health programs to create sustainable solutions to the care gap.
1- Define breastfeeding in the community continuity of care
2- Describe the role of internal and external partnerships in addressing continuity of care in traditional and non-traditional settings.
3- Identify at least two strategies public health entities can employ to enable broad access to breastfeeding promotion and support services in underserved communities.
TARGET AUDIENCE: Public Health professionals, Administrators, Nurse practitioners, CHES certified health educator, Nurse technicians , Physician assistants, Licensed practical/vocational nurses, Program managers, MDs, Registered nurses, Medical assistants, Medical students, Lactation Consultants, Dietitians, Nutritionists, Lactation counselors, Peer Counselors
DEVELOPED BY: National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO)