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East County 5-Hr Baby-Friendly Hospital Breastfeeding Skills Workshop

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Pittsburg Health Center

2311 Loveridge Road

Cypress Room

Pittsburg, CA 94565

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5-Hour Baby-Friendly Hospital Breastfeeding Skills Workshop

Presented by: Jessica Lee, IBCLC

Jessica Lee, has been practicing as an IBCLC for the past 9 years. She began her breastfeeding career in 2004, as a Peer Counselor with the Alameda County WIC Program. Jessica has lovingly served in several lactation positions and supervisory roles within Contra Costa County. Currently, Jessica works as an in-patient clinical IBCLC and Patient Navigator at The Sutter Delta Medical Center in Antioch and manages her private practice "Perfect Design Breastfeeding Services"


Breastfeeding Workshop Station Experience:

To complete the Baby-Friendly Hospital Training Program, Baby Friendly USA requires 5 hours of clinical experience. Staff will do their clinical practicum with a board certified lactation consultant manning skills stations to practice each clinical skill. Each skills table should have the instructor demonstrate the skill, then each of the participants teach other.

Station 1
Relates to BFHI step 5
Feeding Cue
Importance of skin-to-skin
Positioning and Latch-on
Vaginal delivery, cesarean delivery
Laid back breastfeeding
Cross-cradle hold, Cradle hold
Football hold, Side-lying
Evaluate the latch-on, evaluate milk transfer


Station 2
Relates to BFHI step 5
Hand expression techniques
Use of a breast pump
Breastmilk storage


Station 3
Relates to BFHI step 6, 9
Exclusive breastfeeding discussion
Supplementing using alternative feeding techniques
Cup or spoon feeding
Supplementing at the breast with a tube or syringe
Finger Feeding with tube or syringe


Station 4
Relates to BFHI step 6, 9
Mixing formula
Bottle feeding techniques


Station 5
Relates to BFHI step 7
Group discussion regarding facilitators and barriers to rooming in and to changing policy and practice


Station 6
Relates to BFHI step 3, 10
Group discussion on prenatal teaching to facilitate initiation of breastfeeding in the hospital and post-partum follow-up to provide support as needed for problems at home

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5-hour Skills Workshop Schedule:

EAST COUNTY:
Friday, May 3, 2019 - 12:00-5PM
Pittsburg Health Center
Cypress Room
2311 Loveridge Rd. Pittsburg, CA

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CENTRAL COUNTY:
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 12:00-5PM
Sequoia Room, 2nd Floor
50 Douglas Dr. Martinez, CA

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