Achieving Breastfeeding/Chestfeeding Success in Unique Situations (Thursday)
Alyssa Schnell, MS, IBCLC
This virtual 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.
- Define relactation and inducing lactation.
- Understand how the body can make milk without immediately following pregnancy and birth.
- Gain the skills to customize for their client/patient a protocol for Inducing Lactation.
- Suggest specific tools/techniques for each step of their client’s protocol for inducing lactation or relactation.
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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.
Alyssa Schnell, MS, IBCLC has written the book, Breastfeeding Without Birthing: A Breastfeeding Guide for Mothers Through Adoption, Surrogacy, and Other Special Circumstances, Preaclarus Press and receives royalties through its sales and has developed online training for professionals through her company Sweet Pea Breastfeeding Support.
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.
- 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 2.50 ANCC Contact Hours
- 2.50 BCIPE Instructional Hours
- 2.50 IBLCE L-CERPsThe International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners has approved Achieving Breastfeeding/Chestfeeding Success in Unique Situations (Thursday) for a maximum of 2.50 L CERPs IBLCE
Approval # C2002498
|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.
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