Initiate, Build and Maintain Milk Supply

Recorded Webinar Course

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The focus of this one-hour course is to provide health care professionals who work with breastfeeding families an overview of evidence based breastfeeding management strategies. Included topics are research-based updates regarding the uniqueness of human milk, an overview of lactation physiology, the first hour post birth, normal infant sucking and feeding patterns and current clinical practice guidelines for normal breastfeeding management. A discuss of maternal confidence regarding breastfeeding success is also included.

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  • Nursing - 1.0 Contact Hours


Learning objectives:

  • Summarize the significance and value of human milk for mothers and their infants.
  • Associate maternal confidence regarding breastfeeding with achievement of lactation goals.
  • Describe normal patterns of breastmilk production.
  • Identify the importance of skin to skin mother care in the immediate post-birth period.

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