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Gift Training
  • Hospitals that are enrolled with The Gift receive online and off-line training for hospital staff and providers. Download this executive summary to learn more about the Coffective Provider Education that is now available to enrolled hospitals.
  • To access The Gift Train-the-Trainer and Technical Assistance webinar recordings, enrolled hospitals can visit the “Resources for Enrolled Facilities” section of the website, by clicking here.

Moving on up: Louisiana Hospitals improve maternity care practices

A recent Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report indicates that Louisiana’s national ranking for hospital implementation of maternity care practices continues to improve. The CDC’s national, biennial survey of Maternity Practices in Infant Nutrition and Care (mPINC) assesses the extent to which birthing facilities are implementing evidence-based practices that are supportive of breastfeeding … Continue reading “Moving on up: Louisiana Hospitals improve maternity care practices”

Meet The Gift Staff

In 2014, The Gift expanded its team to be able to provide more technical assistance and support to hospitals to implement evidence-based maternity care practices and improve hospital-community coordination. Meet The Gift team below! Susie Amick, MSN, RN, IB-CLC, RLC, LCCE – Nurse Consultant Susie Amick is a Registered Nurse (RN) with a Master of Science in Nursing … Continue reading “Meet The Gift Staff”