An in-home lactation visit can be a wonderful way to make sure breastfeeding gets off to a good start, resolve any breastfeeding issues early on and give parents the confidence to know that their baby is thriving.
In home visits last between 2-21/2 hours and include:
- Weighing of baby
- Observation of feeding
- Teaching and discussion of breastfeeding management to help optimize baby’s weight gain and mother’s milk supply
- A written plan of how to improve any breastfeeding concerns
Affordable Care Act
Women’s Preventive Services: Required Health Plan Coverage Guidelines Supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration Breastfeeding support, supplies, and counseling.
Comprehensive lactation support and counseling, by a trained provider during pregnancy and/or in the postpartum period, and costs for renting breastfeeding equipment.
For more information: http://www.hrsa.gov/womensguidelines/
Contact your health insurance company’s “maternity coverage” department to find out about your plan’s benefits. At the time of the lactation visit you with be provided with paperwork to submit to your health insurance company for reimbursement of the cost visit.
Pay with Chase Quick Pay using the email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or pay with check/cash at time of visit.
or via Paypal.