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Breastfeeding Support and Promotion

Breastfeeding Support and Promotion

Breastfeeding Support and Promotion

Industry Specialists
Industry Specialists
on behalf of Quantum Units Education

$160.00 $ 160.00 $ 160.00

$160.00 $ 160.00 $ 160.00

$ 160.00 $ 160.00 $ 160.00
$ 160.00 $ 160.00 $ 160.00
Normal Price: $160.00 $160.00

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Launch date: 31 Oct 2017
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Last updated: 23 Aug 2018

Reference: 185120

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This course is only available to trainees days after purchase. It would need to be repurchased by the trainee if not completed in the allotted time period. This course is no longer available. You will need to repurchase if you wish to take the course again.

Description

This intermediate level continuing education course describes how supporting mothers and babies who are breastfeeding will increase the public health impact of everyone’s efforts, reduce inequities in the quality of health care that mothers and babies receive, and improve the support that families receive in employment and community settings. Topics include health risks of formula feeding, global benefits of breastfeeding, lactation problems, working and the breastfeeding mother, and the role of the W.I.C. program and lactation consultant in breastfeeding promotion.

Objectives

On completion of this course, the learner will be to:
1. List the health risks associated with formula feeding and early weaning.

2. Understand the psychosocial effects and global environmental benefits of breastfeeding.

3. State the national objectives for Healthy People 2010.

4. Explain how knowledge and support affect breastfeeding rates, and discuss the role of the Lactation Consultant.

5. Identify various lactation problems and how returning to work influences the duration of breastfeeding.

6. Examine the recent expansion of the W.I.C. program in breastfeeding promotion and how the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative promotes breastfeeding.
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Industry Specialists
on behalf of Quantum Units Education

Quantum Units Education began in 2005 with a vision: to be a company with a conscience. Quantum Units Education is not your ordinary CE provider. What this means is simple: we strive to give back. We are grateful for the opportunity we have been given to help others. We want to pay it forward in caring for the environment and our community - which includes each and every customer that crosses our path. We are all in relationship with each other and with our planet. Let us think bigger, take action that creates lasting change, be innovative with our use of green technologies, engage with like-minded partners and move responsibly in our global community.

Current Accreditations

This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • California Board of Registered Nursing (CBRN)
  • 8.00 Hours
  • Florida Board of Nursing
  • 8.00 Hours -
    Exam Pass Rate: 70

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