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LC-04: Breastfeeding Support - Baby Friendly Hospitals

Proportion of births occurring in baby friendly hospitals

Numerator: Number of births at Baby-Friendly designated hospitals for a given year

Denominator Statement: Number of births in state for a given year

Measure Set: AMCHP

Data Source: Annual Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Breastfeeding Report CardDatabases & Reports

Target Population: Women

Categories: Access to and quality of health care services, Health Service Utilization, Pregnancy, birth, and sexual health services

Additional Information: http://www.amchp.org/programsandtopics/data-assessment/LifeCourseIndicatorDocuments/LC-04_BFSupport_Final-2-14-2014.pdf

Keywords: Breastfeeding

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