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Public Health Breastfeeding Webinar Series - Breastfeeding in the Community: Closing the Care Gap - October 12, 2016 (Web on Demand)

Course Summary

Course: WD2777-101216
CE Expiration: 11/15/2018, 11:59 PM ( ET )
Available CE: CME, CNE, CEU, CPH, CHES

This interactive webinar will address varying mechanisms that can be used to create a continuum of care to promote and support breastfeeding in underserved communities. Discussing both internal and external care continuity in hospital and community settings, the webinar will also explore how breastfeeding support and promotion services can be integrated into allied public health programs to create sustainable solutions to the care gap.

Learning Objectives:

1- Define breastfeeding in the community continuity of care
2- Describe the role of internal and external partnerships in addressing continuity of care in traditional and non-traditional settings.
3- Identify at least two strategies public health entities can employ to enable broad access to breastfeeding promotion and support services in underserved communities.

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Target Audience

Public Health professionals, Administrators, Nurse practitioners, CHES certified health educator, Nurse technicians , Physician assistants, Licensed practical/vocational nurses, Program managers, MDs, Registered nurses, Medical assistants, Medical students, Lactation Consultants, Dietitians, Nutritionists, Lactation counselors, Peer Counselors





Continuing Education Accreditation Statements
Continuing Medical Education for Physicians (CME):

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this Web on Demand  activity for a maximum of 1.50  AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Nursing Education for Nurses (CNE):

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

 This activity provides 1.50  contact hours.

IACET Continuing Education Units (CEU):

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.20 CEU's for this program.

Certified Public Health (CPH):

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 2.00 CPH recertification credits for this program.

Continuing Education Contact Hours for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES):

Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designed for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 1.50  total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. CDC provider number 98614.