High 5
for Mom and Baby

Helpful information

Links:
The Joint Commission Speak Up Campaign
Speak Up for Breastfeeding [pdf, English]
Speak Up for Breastfeeding [pdf, Spanish]
Speak Up for Breastfeeding Podcast [mp3 audio recording]

Vital Signs: Hospital Practices to Support Breastfeeding
(CDC August 2, 2011, Report)
http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6030a4.htm?s_cid=mm6030a4_w

Ten Steps --Baby Friendly Hospital
http://www.babyfriendlyusa.org/about-us/baby-friendly-hospital-initiative/the-ten-steps

Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Suppost Breastfeeding 2011
http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/library/calls/breastfeeding/

Healthy People 2020
https://healthypeople.gov/2020/topics-objectives/topic/maternal-infant-and-child-health-objectives

Hays Medical Center High 5 for Mom & Baby Program - video interview
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ihdC5SjF_Mk

Making Breastfeeding Profitable:
Supporting Your Patients Without Breaking the Bank

June 10, 2016 special presentation by Dr. Todd Wolynn MD MMM IBCLC, President and CEO of the National Breastfeeding Center. (view video on healthfund.org)


PDFs:
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CDC Breastfeeding Report Card Indicators for 2016
Kansas mPINC Summary 2015

Application Forms:
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Hospital Application

 
 


The role of hospitals in
breastfeeding success

The importance of breastfeeding

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in Kansas

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