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Preparation For Breast-feeding
Sat, May 20, 2017, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM MDT
Designed for both first time mothers as well as experienced mothers. This class increases a woman's confidence and commitment to breast-feeding her baby. A Certified Lactation Specialist/Registered Nurse provides information about prenatal preparation, positioning and latch-on, the prevention of nipple trauma and ways to prevent breast engorgement. Also provided in the course are resources available regarding our Lactation Educators who will make rounds to assist with breast-feeding during your hospital stay as well as continued support during the first year of your baby's life. Be sure to bring a doll or stuffed animal to class. A support partner is Strongly encouraged to attend with you.
Davis Hospital is strongly committed to breast-feeding, that we have decided to offer this class FREE to the community. Registration for the class is still required. When registering for the class, please include the total number of people coming so we can ensure there are enough handouts for all participants. If you have any questions, please call the Women's Education Department at (801) 807-7093.
This class is held in the Davis Education Center suite #100D of the Medical office Plaza.