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Public Health Breastfeeding Webinar Series - Breastfeeding in the Community: Moving from National Programs to Local Initiatives - April 19, 2017 (Web on Demand)



Course Summary

Course: WD2777-041917
CE Expiration: 05/23/2019, 11:59 PM ( ET )
Available CE: CME, CNE, CEU, CPH, CHES

The fifth webinar in the NACCHO Public Health Breastfeeding Series, will explore how breastfeeding has been woven into the performance measures of national public health programs, such as Title V, Healthy Start, Early Head Start, and Maternal Infant and Early Childhood and Home Visiting (MIECHV). The webinar will address how frontline public health professionals can engage these programs to advance breastfeeding initiatives at the community level. Public health practitioners will provide insight from their organizational experience supporting the implementation of local breastfeeding initiatives through national public health programs.

Specific Learning Objectives for Breastfeeding in the Community: Moving from National Programs to Local Initiatives, 4/19/17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

1. List the breastfeeding performance measure(s) for at least one national public health program.
2. Identify potential role of frontline public health professionals (LHDs and CBOs) in supporting the local initiatives driven by national programs.
3. Discuss how one organization is leveraging their skills and expertise to influence national breastfeeding performance measures in their community.






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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.