Achieving Breastfeeding/Chestfeeding Success in Unique Situations (Friday)
Laurel Wilson, IBCLC, BSc, CCCE, CLC, CLD, CLE
This educational program is designed to provide attendees with evidenced based research and skills that will support knowledge for optimum support and guidance of breastfeeding families.
Baystate Health Lactation Services and Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education
This course is designed for nurses in the following practice settings: OB/GYN, maternal child, pediatrics, neonatal intensive care unit/critical care nursery, postpartum, LDRP, newborn nursery, infants and children’s unit; visiting nurses caring for mother/baby dyads, doulas, mid-wives, WIC counselors, La Leche League leaders, physicians in the following specialties: (pediatricians, OB/GYN, family practice, nurse practitioners, resident physicians in medicine-pediatrics, pediatrics, and obstetrics/gynecology); parent educators, childbirth and breastfeeding instructors, lactation consultants, lactation counselors. The audience was determined based upon their proximity to the care of healthy and sick mother/baby dyads.
A Gentle Touch: The Unique Breastfeeding Needs of Post Cesarean Mothers
- List three potential risks to breastfeeding post-cesarean section.
- Define family-centered cesarean.
- Identify three things nurses/doulas/LCs can do that can help ease challenges associated with cesarean section.
Express Yourself: the Latest and Greatest on Hand Expression
- Identify two ways lactation individuals can maximize output during expression.
- Demonstrate breast massage to assist with expression
- List at least one reason why breast shield selection is important to expression.
Videos (available until October 2, 2021):
The Impact of Social Media on New Mothers
- Identify at least three ways moms are using social media during their pregnancy, labor, and early parenting.
- Identify two positive and negative impacts of social media on pregnant and breastfeeding women.
- List two ways to interact with new mothers on social without compromising privacy.
Success in Early Postpartum: Causes and Current Evidence Based Practices for Sore Nipples, Thrush, Edema, Engorgement, Mastitis, and Plugged Duct
- Identify at least two evidence-based treatments for sore nipples and engorgement.
- Identify two common inappropriate treatments for sore nipples.
- Define clinical engorgement and normal postpartum breast fullness.
- Identify at least one cause, treatment, and prevention of plugged ducts, thrush, and mastitis.
The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education (CE) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.
None of the members of the faculty or planning committee have commercial relationships with commercial companies providing goods or services used on patients.
The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education (CE) activities support quality improvement in health-care and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.
Laurel Wilson, IBCLC, BSc, CCCE, CLC, CLD, CLE has written the book, The Attachment Pregnancy, Simon and Schuster and receives royalties through its sales.
None of the members of the planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.
In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
An application for CERPs has been submitted.
- 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 2.50 ANCC Contact Hours
- 2.50 BCIPE Instructional Hours
|In order to receive CREDIT, the evaluation must be completed by:||Fri, 12/31/2021 - 11:30pm|
We appreciate your business and sincerely wish to meet your educational needs. We understand that the schedule of a busy professional, like yourself, is subject to change. Therefore, we have included information about our refund/cancellation policies for your convenience below.
If you must cancel, telephone Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education at 413-322-4242 and follow your call with a written/email request. All cancellations will incur a $25.00 fee. Please note that we cannot refund cancellations received less than two weeks (10 business days) before the program date.
Your refund, less a cancellation fee, will be processed within two (2) weeks from the date we receive the written notification. For credit card refunds, please allow one to two (1-2) billing cycles for the credit to appear on your statement.
Specific Aids or Services:
Please call Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education at 413-322-4242 if, under the Americans with Disabilities Act, you require specific aids or services during your visit to this continuing education program.