OHA, ODH White Paper Highlights Breastfeeding Program Progress

In celebration of National Breastfeeding Month, Ohio First Steps, a partnership between OHA and ODH, developed a whitepaper highlighting many of the improvements we have seen in Ohio over the recent years in breastfeeding outcomes.

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine and Lt. Gov. Jon Husted proclaimed August as Breastfeeding Awareness month. OHA and the Ohio Department of Health partner to sponsor the First Steps for Healthy Babies breastfeeding recognition program to promote, protect and support breastfeeding in Ohio maternity hospitals.