Breastfeeding Friendly Business Award

Breastfeeding.jpgFremont Health Medical Center has been recognized as being "breastfeeding-friendly" for providing a supportive environment for breastfeeding employees or patrons by the Nebraska Breastfeeding Coalition, the Women's Health Advisory Council, and the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services.

Criteria for this recognition includes: access to a private room (other than a bathroom) with supportive amenities, such as a sink, counter and chair; flexible breaks, staff policy, and a welcoming atmosphere for breastfeeding mothers.