HC Providers

H1N1 News:

Advice regarding breastfeeding for mothers with possible H1N1 infection by Ruth A. Lawrence, M.D., FAAP and John S. Bradley, M.D., FAAP from AAP News October 13, 2009

JC Perinatal Care Core Measures:

Perinatal Care Core Measure Set is up on the Joint Commission Web site October 13, 2009

Model Hospital Breastfeeding Policy

California Department of Public Health Nurses, certified nurse midwives, physicians and other health professionals with expertise regarding the benefits and management of breastfeeding should educate pregnant and postpartum women when the opportunity for education exists, for example, during prenatal classes, in clinical settings, and at discharge teaching; includes resources.