Kaiser Permanente Commits to Support Breastfeeding as Key Strategy to Prevent Childhood Obesity

http://xnet.kp.org/newscenter/pressreleases/nat/2011/112911phabreastfeeding.html

By January 1, 2013, all of Kaiser Permanente’s 29 hospitals that offer maternal and child health services will be designated as Baby-Friendly, and/or participate in The Joint Commission’s Perinatal Core Measures program, which requires participating hospitals to report their rates of exclusive breastfeeding at discharge.