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Step 4 — Learning a New Course

Step 4 is a follow-up appointment with you and your baby after you leave the hospital. This appointment will include:

  • Follow-up visit with Lactation Specialist (IBCLC or RN)
  • Addressing any health concerns you have about post-delivery and newborn phasenursing
  • Weight check for baby
  • Feeding assistance for formula feeding mothers and infants
  • Breastfeeding assistance with latching, feeding, and/or pumping, and smoothing out any "roadbumps".

    RAMC also offers our new moms the option of buying a Medela® breast pump in our gift shop-A Dream Come True or renting one from the Birth Center.  Medela® supplies including Lanolin nipple cream, nipple shields, bottles and more are available for purchase during the business hours of Monday-Friday from 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. 

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