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Woman and Newborn Services is one of the most highly honored facilities of its kind in the state. For one, East Jefferson General Hospital is one of the few hospitals in Louisiana to have been awarded the Guided Infant Feeding Techniques Certification (GIFT) by the Louisiana Maternal & Child Health Coalition. In addition, Woman and Newborn Services is staffed with a number of nurses and staff who have completed additional training and have received accolades for their outstanding service.

Our Highly Qualified staff has received the following:


Baby Friendly USA Designated Facility

International Board Certified Lactation Consultant

Certified Lamaze Childbirth Educator

Limited 3rd Trimester Obstetric Ultrasound Certification

Maternal Newborn Nursing Certification

NCC Maternal Newborn Nursing Certification

NCC Low Risk Neonatal Nursing Certification

NCC In-Patient Obsterics Certification

ANCC Nurse Magnet Hospital

Last Updated on Thursday, May 28, 2015 01:16 PM

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This was our first child and we couldn't have had a better experience. All three nurses were so helpful and informative. It is clear how much they love their jobs and delivering babies! EJ is lucky to have these great nurses working in Labor & Delivery.


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