Category Archives: Task Force Meetings

Why Not a Big Pink Bus?

Originally, I thought I would write about each task force meeting. I quickly realized writing about meetings is boring. But our last task force meeting? Well, you all need to read about that one! Ryan Comfort, a 29-year-old graduate of … Continue reading

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Task Force Meeting #2: The Designation is Not the Goal

blogtobabyfriendly is a chronicle of Memorial’s journey to UNICEF/WHO Baby-Friendly designation. But the designation is not the goal.  In fact, there is danger in focusing on the designation alone. Subtle but powerfully distracting changes occur in our conversations when we … Continue reading

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A Quirky Request

Other than having two “M’s”, two “T’s” and two “E’s”, the word “COMMITTEE” isn’t very fun. Isn’t that weird? What other word has that many letters repeated! But the joy of the word ends there. When I think of being … Continue reading

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1st Task Force Meeting: An Inside Scoop

If you’d asked me 6 months ago, 5 years ago or 10 years ago, I would have told you it was only a dream or a fantasy, but today we held the first Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative Task Force meeting! Twenty … Continue reading

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