Topic: Breastfeeding
  • Breastfeeding Topic Masthead - TJC Promotion

    Struggling with the TJC perinatal care measures?

    NICHQ’s Improving Performance on TJC Breastfeeding Measures group coaching program provides hospitals with the advice, mentorship and support they need to improve their performance on The Joint Commission perinatal care measures 05 and 05a. Begins May 21.

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  • NICHQ Breastfeeding masthead

    Improving support for families and babies

    Helping to support a mother’s choice to breastfeed when safe and viable is a public health priority, so NICHQ works with hospitals, birthing facilities and communities to increase support for mothers who choose to breastfeed.

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Featured Resource

Texas Ten Step Star Achiever Toolkit

Texas Ten Step Star Achiever Toolkit

This toolkit provides a strong foundation toward understanding and implementing each of the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding.

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Featured Story

Winthrop Hospital Is Baby-Friendly
Breastfeeding Collaboratives Provide Road Map  for Long-Term Success

Increasing exclusive breastfeeding rates can seem like a lofty goal for some hospitals, particularly when rates hover below 20 percent. Several hospitals participating in NICHQ-led learning collaboratives found a path that not only brought double-digit growth, but also set the stage for Baby-Friendly designation.

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