Webinar Series (2/3): Implementing Skill-Based Breastfeeding Competency Training

California Breastfeeding Coalition Presents California Hospital Breastfeeding Support: Key Concepts Webinar Series

Date: August 5, 2021

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m., live via Zoom

Cost: Free


Catherine Sullivan, MPH, RD, LDN, IBCLC, FAND of CGBI EMPower Training Initiative

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Register here

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This webinar is part of a 3-part webinar series for California Perinatal Hospitals implementing change related to California Health & Safety Code 123367. Each session offers expert information, showcase of successful hospital practices, facilitated shared learning and state-of-the-art resources.

This series is being provided with funding from the WIC Regional Liaison Program of Alameda County and supported by partners: CMQCC, PAC/LAC, Inland Empire Breastfeeding Coalition and the California Breastfeeding Coalition.

Staff/leadership encouraged to attend: Quality improvement; Supervisory Perinatal/Maternal/LDRP/Newborn/NICU; Lactation Specialist; Safety and Quality; Educators; Outpatient/Ambulatory; Triage.

Objectives for this webinar:

  • Summarize breastfeeding competencies as defined by current Baby-Friendly and California Model Policy guidance.
  • Identify effective ways to implement and validate skills-based competencies.
  • Learn steps and resources for developing and implementing a sustainable hospital training plan.

1 CEUs and 1 CERPs is available through the Inland Empire Breastfeeding Coalition for a $10 fee and free to their members. A link to register for the education units will be provided in your confirmation email.

Questions? Please contact us at hello@californiabreastfeeding.org

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