Step 2 Education International Inc. is extremely excited to announce the release of a new course, Breastfeeding Essentials for Physicians. The course meets Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative® accreditation requirements and reflects the most current evidence-based research.
Breastfeeding Essentials for Physicians has moved away from the previous case study format and towards a modern layout to facilitate the inclusion of the most comprehensive topics and research. The new design incorporates videos, images and diagrams developed by our specialist Professional Development Education Team.
The course can be utilised to achieve consistent education for physicians on best practice and Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative® standard support and care for families during pregnancy, birthing and the duration of breastfeeding.
As per our previous course, Breastfeeding Essentials for Physicians offers 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and the introduction of our new course also includes the introduction of a new accreditation. All Canadian physicians to complete the course will now earn 3 Mainpro+ credits.
Our older course, (ES03) Breastfeeding Essentials for Doctors, will be retired.
Click here to visit our website to read more comprehensive information on the new course and an outline of the curriculum.
Carole Dobrich, RN, IBCLC, ANLC
Director, Professional Development Educator
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