WHS Washington Hospital’s Lactation Program promotes, encourages, and supports effective breastfeeding for mothers and their babies.

The Lactation Program provides these free services:

  • Inpatient lactation consultation
  • Follow-up phone calls to all breastfeeding mothers after discharge
  • A free monthly Breastfeeding Support Group which meets the last Monday of each month (except May and December) from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the WHS Washington Hospital’s 5E Conference Room.  Please register in advance by calling (724) 250-4476.
  • Education and current breastfeeding literature for patients, families, and community

Retail services and breastfeeding products available for purchase include:

  • Outpatient lactation consultation
  • Seamless Softcup Bra
  • Pump In Style Breast Pump
  • Extra Large Breastshields
  • Pump Tubing
  • Harmony Breast Pump
  • Universal Pumping System
  • Lactina Conversion Kit
  • Supplemental Nursing System
  • Breast Milk Collection Bags
  • Disposable Bra Pads
  • Nipple Shields
  • Inverted Nipple Shells

To schedule an appointment with the lactation consultant or to purchase products, please call (724) 250-4476.
The lactation office is located on the 5th floor just off the E Wing elevators at the WHS Washington Hospital.