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Breastfeeding Support Group, Scripps Mercy Hospital

Scripps Health

General Information

Description of Service

A Scripps lactation consultant provides practical breastfeeding suggestions and individualized instruction. Mothers participate in informal discussion of breastfeeding concerns. Discussions include the advantages of breastfeeding, overcoming difficulties, nutrition, and weaning. Breast pumps are available to rent or buy.

Location

Central

Geographic Area(s) Served

All Areas

Facility/ADA Access

Wheelchair accessible.

Intake Procedure

Call for details.

Contact Information

Physical Site Address 1

4077 Fifth Avenue

Physical Site City, State, Zip

San Diego, 92103

Main Phone

(800) 727-4777 Toll-Free

Client Information

Target Population

Pregnant

Intended Participants

Education/training on breast feeding.

Age Group

Adults

Gender

Female

Eligibility

Limited to mothers and their infants.

Fees or Charges

Types of Fees

No fees.

Availability

Hours of Operation

24-hour/7-day Hospital

Categories of Service