Training for the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative

Training for the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative
Provider Training

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The Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative requires 3 hours of training for physicians, nurse midwives, nurse practioners, physician's assistants, and other providers working with breastfeeding mothers and infants.

This course provides the 3 hours of breastfeeding specific education for physicians.

Dana Silver MD, a pediatrician at LifeBridge Health, presents this three hour program. CME credits are offered at the completion of this program from LifeBridge Health.

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3 CME's

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This training for the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative is jointly sponsored by Lactation Education Resources and LifeBridge Health, Baltimore, MD.

Original Release Date: August 15, 2015
Review Date: June 30, 2019
Termination Date: June 30, 2021

This activity offers continuing education credit for:

Physicians (3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit)

  1. Physician Assistants (AMA PRA Category 1 Credit is accepted by AAPA)
  2. Registered Nurses (Nursing Contact Hours provided by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation)

All other clinicians will receive an Attendance Certificate.

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L-CERPs, E-CERPs and R-CERPs are recognized by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners. Lactation Education Resources, Long-term Providership #CLT 109-31.

Lactation Education Resources is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Providership #P0519.

The CDR accepts hours without prior CDR approval and recognizes approval by the ANCC. When recording hours on the CDR Activity Log, indicate the provider as "Lactation Education Recources (ANCC)"

Requirements to receive Contact Hours/Criteria for successful completion includes viewing each lesson slide in its entirety and completion of quiz or post-test.

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