The Stork’s Nest

Breastfeeding Services

Breastfeeding Services in Warrensburg, MO

The Stork’s Nest – Breastfeeding Services

Western Missouri Medical Center is dedicated to making your entire birthing experience a wonderful one, and that includes offering breastfeeding services. Our on-staff International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC) offer one-on-one counseling to help moms understand the fundamentals of lactation while learning to feed their new babies. They are trained to help mothers and babies with several issues including latching difficulties, painful nursing, low milk production or inadequate weight gain. Lactation services are available during pregnancy, at delivery and after discharge.

Patient Resources

Preventing Vitamin D Deficiency

TriCare Message

Preventing Jaundice

 

Providers

Liz Juselis, RN, BSN, IBCLC
Liz Juselis, RN, BSN, IBCLC

Schooling: 

Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Southern CT State University
New Haven, CT

 

Certification: 

Registered Nurse
Missouri Board of Nursing

International Board Certified Lactation Consultant
International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners

Ruthie Porter, RN, BSN, IBCLC

Services

Inpatient and outpatient one-on-one lactation consultations IBCLC staff Breastfeeding education classes Breast pump rentals and sales Breast pump parts and accessories Maternity/nursing bras Maternity support belts Boppy pillows and slip covers Breastfeeding support group resources Occupational Therapy for difficult feeders Specialty feeding tools and devices