First Food for Baby is an 'in-network' provider for Aetna.
The Affordable Care Act of 2012 requires coverage of lactation consultants as ‘Women’s Preventive Service’
Insurers Are No Longer Allowed to Deny Coverage for Breastfeeding Mothers!
The information provided on this website is for educational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek professional medical advice from a qualified medical professional who can answer questions you may have regarding a medical condition.
What is a home visit like? Well...
You don't have to drive anywhere
don't have to change baby's routine
don't have to clean your house
don't have to get dressed up
don't have to buy anything
don't have to have someone watch siblings
don't have to adjust schedules
don't have to cook anything
don't have to pack the diaper bag
don't have to worry you forgot something
don't have to drive with upset baby
don't have to worry about getting lost
don't have to worry about being late for your consultation...
Home lactation consultations are approximately 1 1/2 hours and include weight check for milk intake, oral assessment, physical evaluation, observation of a feed, consent and breastfeeding questionnaire forms, personal care plan with appropriate specific resources, guidelines and recommendations.