Indian Health Service/Tribal Affiliate

If you have any news to share please let us know and we will post it. Like where are you at in the BFHI process.  What issues do you have, share ideas that have worked at your facility, what can we do to support each other, etc. 
Send a narrative description of your site, how many midwives, how many deliveries, do you have a supervisory or Head Midwife? Send photo's if possible.
Articles of interest
BABY FRIENDLY NEWS
Phoenix Indian Medical Center Receives Prestigious International Award
Arizonaís First Breastfeeding Hospital
There is now a PD for a "nurse-educator/lactation consultant" at headquarters so others can use it and not reinvent the wheel. 
Other News

The IHS/Tribal Affiliate's presentation "Midwifery Wisdom within the Indian Health Service/Tribal Sites" was a big success!  

Here is a link to IHS Diabetes Best Practice

http://www.ihs.gov/MedicalPrograms/Diabetes/index.cfm?module=toolsBPList

Consider Benchmarking for 2015, we will have till April 15th of 2015, so start collecting 2014 info now , for more information go to:


 


 


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