Lactation Consultation

Clarion Hospital is a leader in support for breastfeeding mothers. With two certified lactation specialists on staff in the obstetrics department, Clarion Hospital offers a host of services for mothers who’ve chosen to breastfeed their babies.

For pregnant women:

For post-partum moms:

  • Regular consultations at the bedside
  • Positioning and latch assessment
  • Before and after weighing of the baby to ensure productive feedings

For pregnant women:

  • Breastfeeding classes
  • Individual consultations
  • Medication management in relation to breast milk
  • Conquering obstacles
  • Support group

For discharged moms:

For moms on the go:

  • Education about managing a milk supply
  • Milk collection and storage training

For discharged moms:

Beyond the newborn:

  • Education about introducing solid foods
  • Breastfeeding toddlers
  • Support through the weaning process