Fall 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)

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HLACT 301    Supporting the Mother-Baby Connection: Evidence-Based Practices for Perinatal Care    1 Unit

Same As: NURSE 391
Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for practicing health care professionals as well as students preparing to enter the fields of nursing, nutrition, health education, or early childhood development. It focuses on the physiology of attachment, bonding, and breastfeeding and the short- and long-term impacts of perinatal care practices on the mother-baby dyad. It grapples with the challenges of applying best-practice guidelines and model hospital policies to alleviate barriers for mothers choosing exclusive breastfeeding and creating environments that support maternal-infant biology and the newborn's natural capabilities, allowing improved outcomes with less time and effort. This course meets Board of Registered Nursing continuing education requirements and, when combined with requisite supervised clinical experience, fulfills all criteria for staff education as set by the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative. This course is not open to students who have completed NURSE 391.

Schedule: Five Week - Second, Oct 02-Nov 05

T04:30PM-07:35PMLECK.FoxARC MAIN HeEd 71612664TextbookFree Digital Book
Five self-directed hours of lactation consultant observation are required in addition to class hours. Information on site options for the observational experience is offered.

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 14, 2018