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Highland Community Hospital receives Baby-Friendly designation

Highland Community Hospital announced that it has achieved the international Baby-Friendly designation after a rigorous review process conducted by Baby-Friendly USA. This honor demonstrates that Highland is adhering to the highest standards of care for breastfeeding mothers and their babies. These standards are built on the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding, a set of evidence-based practices recommended by the World ...

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Merit Health River Oaks receives prestigious international award

Baby-Friendly USA recently announced that Merit Health River Oaks has received international recognition as a Designated Baby-Friendly birth facility. Albany, N.Y.-based Baby-Friendly USA, Inc is the U.S. authority for the implementation of the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative, a global program sponsored by the World Health Organization and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). The initiative encourages and recognizes hospitals and birthing ...

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