Posted by: Indonesian Children | April 24, 2009

Resources for the Office or Hospital

  • BiliTool
    BiliTool is designed to help clinicians assess the risks toward the development of
    hyperbilirubinemia or “jaundice” in newborns.
  • Breastfeeding and Lactation: The Pediatrician’s Guide to Coding
    This coding document was designed to help you get paid for your breastfeeding and lactation support.
  • Clinical Protocols, Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine, various publication dates
    Breastfeeding protocols, developed by the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine, that are useful when creating protocols for a hospital or practice.
  • How To Have A Breastfeeding Friendly Practice
    As the breastfeeding rates in the US increase, there is now, more than ever, a need for health professionals who are able to care for and support breastfeeding families in their practice. This guideline provides you with suggestions on how to have a breastfeeding friendly practice.
  • National Library of Medicine Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed)
    This online database, provided by the National Library of Medicine, is a quick reference for anyone looking for information on medications for the lactating mother. It is helpful for physicians in making decisions pertaining to medication use.
  • Safe and Healthy Beginnings Toolkit
    The AAP has developed and tested a variety of tools to help you to make sure that infants in your practice or hospital get off to the best start in life. The tools specifically relate to hyperbilirubinemia and jaundice prevention and treatment and breastfeeding support.
  • Sample Hospital Breastfeeding Policy for Newborns
    Many hospitals have practices that are detrimental to breastfeeding including the routine use of formula supplementation and free samples, pacifier use, and the separation of mother and infant. The AAP Section on Breastfeeding and the Section on Perinatal Pediatrics has written a sample breastfeeding hospital policy that outlines the policies and procedures that hospitals should take to support breastfeeding.


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