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Memorial Hospital and Health Care Receives IBLC Care Award

iblcelogolg2010JASPER (NNDC) – The International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners and the International Lactation Consultant Association have recognized Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center for excellence in lactation care.

The hospital’s Women and Infant Services has received the IBCLC Care Award in recognition for staffing professionals who hold the prestigious International Board Certified Lactation Consultant certification and providing a lactation program that is available five to seven days a week for breastfeeding families.

According to Decallie Brown, president of ILCA, “This recognition highlights the efforts being made by maternity facilities all across the world to help mothers get off to a good start with breastfeeding, and to support them in reaching their goals.” She continued, “IBCLC is the leading internationally recognized lactation certification with the questions and concerns that can arise.”


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