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    Affordable Care Act: More Care for Women

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jul 10, 2012 4:22:44 PM

    The recently upheld Affordable Care Act (ACA) marks a monumental shift in heath coverage in the United States. In addition to helping the uninsured and young adults, it requires more coverage for women’s preventative care services. According to Lois Uttley, co-founder of Raising Women’s Voices:

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    Topics: ACA, Affordable Care Act, baby-friendly, breastfeeding, breastfeeding, ceu, continuing education unit, l-cerp, lactation, lactation, lactation consultant, wellstart international, Women's Health, world health organization

    New Module: Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding Online Course

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 1, 2011 4:54:39 PM

    Did you know we recently added a new module on supporting the non-breastfeeding mother to our successful online course, Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding? Created specifically to support the implementation of the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative™ in the United States, Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding is an essential course for educating your staff to promote successful breastfeeding.

    Structured in 17 modules, this online course provides 24.4 hours of continuing education (more than 10 CMEs for physicians), which can be completed at your own pace 24-hours a day. Interspersed throughout are interactive quizzes that measure your understanding of the subject matter as you move thorough the course. After completing the course, you can print out a completion transcript that certifies your earned continuing education credits.

    Preview the course now!

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    Topics: baby-friendly, breastfeeding, breastfeeding, continuing education unit, lactation, lactation, lactation consultant, Recently Published, wellstart international, world health organization

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