2021 BLC Exhibitor Showcase

MT NAPA Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative & CONNECT Program

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Promoting, protecting & CONNECTING breastfeeding resources across Montana - The MT NAPA Program facilitates statewide breastfeeding initiatives including the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative, and is newly partnered with the MT CONNECT program to strengthen perinatal referrals across Montana.


For more information contact Kara Hughes or visit: https://connectmontana.org/about-connect

Montana State Breastfeeding Coalition

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The Montana State Breastfeeding Coalition was started in 2006 and operates under the umbrella of Eat Right Montana/Action for Healthy Kids Organization. The goals of the MSBC include supporting, promoting, and protecting breastfeeding for a healthier Montana.

Each year the MSBC offers educational breastfeeding scholarships, coalition building grants, lactation trainings, and more.

For more information visit: mtbreastfeedingcoaltion.com
Montana Breastfeeding Resources List - Printable

Montana WIC State Office

Montana WIC State Office
WIC offers healthy food, breastfeeding support, nutrition tips, and connection to community resources. WIC is for pregnant and breastfeeding moms and infants and children up to their fifth birthday.

 

For more information: https://dphhs.mt.gov/ecfsd/wic or email jordan.friend@mt.gov.

Healthy Babies, Happy Moms Inc.

Healthy Babies, Happy Moms Inc.Healthy Babies, Happy Moms Inc. is a licensed and nationally accredited home health nursing agency and durable medical equipment provider that has been in business for over 20 years. We are passionate about having a positive impact on the health of babies and the well-being of their mothers. We strive to provide women with the support, education, and products they need to have a successful breastfeeding experience. As the provider of breast pumps and maternal support products for the Montana Medicaid population, we provide women with a convenient ordering process that ensures easy access to their covered benefits. Our goal is to work with the Montana community healthcare providers to help increase the breastfeeding duration and exclusivity rates in the state by providing quality products for those that need them. https://www.healthybabieshappymoms.com/montana 

For more information contact Kathleen Moren RN IBCLC at: kathy@healthybabieshappymoms.com or 401-884-8273.

Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies - MT

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Improve the health, safety, and well-being of Montana families by supporting mothers and babies, age zero to three. For more information visit: https://hmhb-mt.org
Watch HMHB Informational Video (4min)

Montana Medicaid

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The mission of the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) is to improve and protect the health, well-being, and self-reliance of all Montanans. DPHHS, Health Resources Division, is dedicated to women’s health and ensures that Montana Medicaid members receive a comprehensive set of preventative services, without having to pay a copayment.  Montana Medicaid currently provides double electric breast pumps and associated supplies to eligible Montana Medicaid breastfeeding mothers.  To order a breast pump from Healthy Babies, Happy Moms (HBHM), please go to Montanamedicaidbreastpumps.com to submit an order along with a prescription from the ordering physician.  Once HBHM receives the requested order and the prescription the pump will be shipped out.  Breast pumps are delivered within 5 business days from receipt of both the requested order and the prescription.  For more information about Montana Medicaid Breast Pumps, please view the Montana Medicaid Breast Pump Coverage PowerPoint presentation.

For more information contact: Aleasha Horn, Durable Medical Equipment Program Officer at ahorn@mt.gov, 406-444-4518 or visit https://medicaidprovider.mt.gov/20.