Conjunctivitis? Baby acne? Sore nipples? Breastmilk can be used for beneficial and healing purposes, in addition to its main purpose of nutrition and feeding! Check out one of how favorite breastfeeding related websites, Kellymom.com for a list of alternative uses and benefits of breastmilk! http://kellymom.com/bf/can-i-breastfeed/illness-surgery/healing-breastmilk/
We are working moms with nursing little ones, husbands, close family and friends. We know it can be hard to make time to work on our professional goals. However, we have been making time to plan and develop the kind of place and care that we would want provided to our families. We are specialized… Read More We’re back at it!
Guess what? We are really professional now! Check out our professional page on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/company/17975830 Give us a follow and let your friends in perinatal health know about Pacific Wellness & Lactation! Currently we provide quality lactation and breastfeeding support via secure video chat. We look forward to offering in-person support in the near… Read More We’re professional now 😉
Use of Telehealth to Increase Breastfeeding Exclusivity and Duration in the Primary Care Setting. An Integrated Literature Review BreAnne Marcucci MSN, ARNP, FNP-C, IBCLC Abstract Telehealth is a rapidly growing healthcare delivery modality that can be utilized in the primary care setting to deliver breastfeeding education and support in an effort to increase breastfeeding duration and… Read More Can Telehealth Make a Difference in Breastfeeding Success?
Did you know that as of January 2014 lactation counseling and supplies are a required covered health service. This means that most insurance is required to cover lactation consults without cost sharing! For more information HRSA has guidelines about services covered and the National Women’s Law Center has a Toolkit and a Sample Letter for Lactation Counseling Coverage that can… Read More We’ve got you covered!
The Nurses have been busy! As many of you know, our goal is to transform women’s healthcare, using innovative technology that increases access to quality health information and healthcare providers all in the comfort and privacy of your own home through secure video chat. Breastfeeding is the first preventive health measure a family can take… Read More The Nurses Are In
Many people envision the first week at home with their newborn as the happiest time in their lives, only to find that it is the most challenging time. Not only is this a transition to life with an infant, it is also a transition to a role change from individuals to parents. Other transitions include… Read More The Wonderful Days after Birth… Right?
On July 19th The Nurses walked to support the search for a cure for Ovarian Cancer. The Swedish Summer Walk/Run for Ovarian Cancer was an incredible event shared with friends and family. We walked in honor of Bre’s Mom, Lynn, who is fighting bravely against this terrible disease. With Bre’s mom, family and friends we… Read More The Nurses Walk to Support Ovarian Cancer Research and the Search for a Cure