Upcoming Learning Collaborative: Promoting Complete Streets

This 3-part learning collaborative will offer participants peer-to-peer learning opportunities and technical support on how to implement Complete Streets policies at the county and municipal levels in New York State. Through a mix of virtual meetings and one-on-one technical assistance sessions, participants will learn how to implement the Complete Streets components of their Community Health Improvement Plans. To learn more, …

Resources from Session 3

This post includes useful links and resources for working with employers and worksites. NYS Nursing Mothers in the Workplace Act Making it Work: Improving Worksite Support for Breastfeeding Mothers – Two-Part Webinar New York State Department of Health Breastfeeding Website for Employers and Worksites Health Insurance Coverage of Lactation Support and Breastfeeding Pumps NYS Breastfeeding Coalition  

Resources from Session 2

This post includes useful links and resources for working with Hospitals. NYS Breastfeeding Quality Improvement in Hospitals Collaborative Change Packet NYS Breastfeeding Quality Improvement Hospital Initiative Data Measurement Plan Becoming a Breastfeeding Friendly Practice Hospital Maternity-Related Procedures and Practices Statistics by County National Institute for Children’s Health Quality (NICHQ) – NYS NICHQ is the partner for implementing New York State’s …

Resources from Session 1

This post includes useful links and resources for working with Pediatric and OB/GYN providers. Introductory Letter NYS Ten Steps Implementation Guide Designation Assessment Survey Breastfeeding Friendly Practices in NYS

Model Policies for Breastfeeding Friendly Practices

This post includes PDFs of three model policies for Breastfeeding Friendly Practices.   Capital Care Pediatrics Troy Breastfeeding Policy Plattsburgh Pediatrics Breastfeeding Policy  Rochester Regional Health System Breastfeeding Policy