This series of 21 breastfeeding protocols include normal breastfeeding, breastfeeding concerns and management suggestions. These protocols have been designed for healthcare professionals and are meant to accompany Toronto Public Health's (TPH) 12 E-learning modules.
The BFI Strategy for Ontario and TPH are releasing revised protocols as they are completed.
Now available are:
- Introduction to Revised Breastfeeding Protocols for Healthcare Providers (2019) outlining the history, terminology, process, and methodology used.
- Positioning and Latching (2019), the first revised Protocol with key messages, easy-to-read principles, illustrated positions, latching tips, and key resources. This protocol is also available in French.
- Expressing, Collecting and Storing of Human Milk (2019).
For the complete set of TPH 2013 protocols click here.