Month: January 2019
CHEER CHAMPION OF THE WEEK: MERIT HEALTH WESLEY!
Congratulations to CHAMPS Hospital Merit Health Wesley in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, for becoming Baby-Friendly designated on December 4, 2018! Merit Health Wesley, with approximately 1,100 births per year and a level III NICU, is the third Merit Health hospital in Mississippi to become Baby-FriendlyRead More
CHEER CHAMPION OF THE WEEK: SHAVONDA QUINN!
This week’s CHEER Champion of the Week is Shavonda Quinn, MSc, Peer Counselor 2 for the Mississippi Department of Health’s WIC program. Shavonda serves 3 counties, Clay, Chickasaw, and Webster. She was nominated for her wonderful participation at a recent CHAMPS site visit at North MississippiRead More
CHEER CHAMPION OF THE WEEK: CAMIE GOLDHAMMER, KIMBERLY MOORE-SALAS, & ANDREA SERANO!
This week’s CHEER Champions of the Week are Camie Goldhammer, LICSW, MSW, IBCLC, Kimberly (“Kim”) Moore-Salas, IBCLC, and Andrea Serano, CLC, IBCLC. These ladies, who have all worked for the CHEER team, were recently elected as Board Directors to the Read More
CHEER CHAMPION OF THE WEEK: SEARHC MT. EDGECUMBE HOSPITAL!
Congratulations to SEARHC Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital in Sitka, Alaska, the first Native hospital in Alaska to become Baby-Friendly designated! SEARHC Mt. Edgecumbe was part of our American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) CHAMPS program from 2015-2018. The hospital is part of the Southeast Alaska Regional HRead More