Mayo Red Wing Lactation

  • Mayo Clinic Health System, Red Wing Hospital Lactation Services

Lactation Consultants provide education, assistance and support to breastfeeding Mother nurturing child abstract logo for Goodhue Wabasha Pierce Counties Breastfeeding Coalitionwomen and their children.IBCLC’s provide:

  • instruction and information to expectant parents
  • daily rounds consisting of individual consultations to breastfeeding families on the Inpatient OB unit
  • assistance with access and education on equipment for feeding infants
  • providing education, equipment, and support for pumping and safe storage of breastmilk
  • discharge consultations with all families to provide resources for postpartum support, including those needing education on the preparation of infant formulas
  • a follow-up system of continuing services until breastfeeding is discontinued, which include a warm line, outpatient consultation, scheduled postnatal classes, and introduction to community resources

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