A Statewide Quality Improvement Collaborative to Increase Breastfeeding Rates in Tennessee.

@article{Ware2018ASQ,
  title={A Statewide Quality Improvement Collaborative to Increase Breastfeeding Rates in Tennessee.},
  author={Julie L Ware and Karen E Schetzina and Anna Morad and Brenda Barker and Theresa A. Scott and Peter H Grubb},
  journal={Breastfeeding medicine : the official journal of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine},
  year={2018},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={292-300}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Tennessee has low breastfeeding rates and has identified opportunities for improvement to enhance maternity practices to support breastfeeding mothers. We sought a 10% relative increase in the aggregate Joint Commission measure of breastfeeding exclusivity at discharge (TJC PC-05) by focusing on high-reliability (≥90… CONTINUE READING