Module # 7 – Hospital Policies that Assist with Breastfeeding


Module #7 will present a variety of hospital practices that can assist with breastfeeding. It will cover topics such as rooming-in, baby-led feeding, dealing with sleep or crying babies, and avoiding unnecessary supplements, bottles, and teats.


  • Discuss policies and procedures that support exclusive breastfeeding in the hospital and during the early postpartum period.
  • Present strategies for dealing with sleepy or crying babies.
  • Review baby-led feeding.
  • Discuss avoiding supplements, bottles, and teats.


Be sure to complete the pre-test prior to watching the module and the post-test after completion to document that you have completed the training.