Interested in Public Health in Florida

PublicHealth.org,a site dedicated to meeting the growing need for public health professionals by connecting students with opportunities to begin and advance their careers. With a predicted growth rate well above the national average and an established workforce, Florida is an excellent place for a new student to begin a career in public health. 

 https://www.publichealth.org/online-degrees/florida/

Education Resources


Marie Biancuzzo, RN MS CCL IBCLC,
www.breastfeedingoutlook.com  
www.facebook.com/BreastfeedingOutlook

For moms and professionals, Marie has a weekly podcast program, Born to be Breastfed  which is free. Podcasts can be found on the website, or on ITunes on demand.

https://borntobebreastfed.com/


Lactation Training

www.lactationtraining.com


Breastfeeding Support Groups and Resources

Baptist Medical Center – South, 3rd Wed 6pm & 4th Wed 10am                (904) 271-6831

Baptist Medical Center – Riverside- 1st Wed 3pm                                               (904)202-2229

Baptist Medical Center– Refer to website    baptistjax.com/classes         (904) 202-2229

Flagler Hospital – Wellness Center, 2nd Thursday                                               (904) 819-4061  

La Leche League of Florida      www.lllflorida.com

Memorial Hospital - 3rd Friday 10:30am & 3rd Tuesday 6:30pm               (904) 702-1538

NAS Jax – call for dates                                                                                                          (904) 250-6374

Orange Park Medical Center- 3rd Wed 6pm                                                            (904) 639-3515

St Vincent’s – Clay- 1st Thurs 10:30am  Jaxhealth.com                                     (904) 602-BABY

St Vincent’s – Riverside                                                                                                          (904) 308-6359

St Vincent’s – Southside-call for dates, Sunday’s 3pm                                       (904) 296-5212

UF Health – Towers, Acorn room, Every Wed 1pm                                             (904) 258-4523

WIC Duval County – 900 University Blvd, http://duval.floridahealth.gov/           (904) 253-2945

Breastfeeding Support and Resources

Mom2Mom Global is a worldwide network of breastfeeding support and advocacy for military families. Our purpose is to provide consistent, high-quality peer support through local chapters and liaisons at U.S. military installations, to increase access to accredited lactation professionals for all military families, and to provide a channel to raise awareness and solutions for the concerns of military breastfeeding families.

 Searchable as Mom2Mom Jacksonville on Facebook

Mom2momJacksonville@gmail.com

Northeast Florida Lactation Coalition

 

Postpartum Emotional Adjustment Support Group-   (904)202-2229
for information call or register at Baptistjax.com

Hospital Lactation Consultant Services
Baptist Medical Center - Beaches                                          (904) 874-6818

Baptist Medical Center - Downtown                                    (904) 202-2298

Baptist Medical Center - Nassau                                             (904) 321-3581

Baptist Medical Center - South                                                (904) 271-6831

Flagler Hospital                                                                                  (904) 819-4061

Memorial Hospital Jacksonville                                              (904) 702-1538

NAS JAX                                                                                                  (904) 250-6374    

Orange Park Medical Center                                                     (904) 639-3515

St. Vincent’s - Clay County                                                          (904) 602-BABY

St. Vincent’s - Riverside                                                                 (904) 308-6359

St. Vincent’s - Southside                                                                (904) 296-5212

UF Health Jacksonville                                                                   (904) 244-2690

WIC Offices

(Loaner pumps to participating WIC mom's meeting certain criteria, contact: Breastfeeding Coordinator)

Baker County WIC          (904)259-3233

Clay County WIC             (904)213-3285

Duval County WIC          (904)253-2361

Nassau County WIC       (904)875-6111

St. Johns County WIC    (904)209-3250 option 5



BREAST PUMP RENTALS

Arlington / Southside 
Progressive Pediatrics          1539 Parental Home Road   (904) 338-0434
                
Baptist Infusion Therapy    Metro Park off Emerson        (904) 202-5260
              

Mandarin
Angel Kids Pediatrics    13241 Bartram Park Blvd. #209     (904) 674-2304
        

Beaches
Mediquip Medical Supply       8th and 3rd Jacksonville Beach      (904) 246-0333
 
Angel Kids Pediatrics                 13770 Beach Blvd. Suite 6           (904) 242-4220

Kathy Soler-Sala               text or call                                            (904) 392-6179
   

Orange Park
Orange Park Medical Center   2001 Kingsley Ave              (904) 639-3515
  **Please call OPMC in advance for pump availability** 

St. Augustine
Ward Medical Services 2435 US 1 S. Lewis Pt. Plaza (904) 794-9600


  • Individual pumping kits are purchased separately from the pumps and work on different model type
  • Some have kits, encourage moms to obtain from hospitals (cost around $53 out of pocket)
  • Most rent Medela brand - Symphony or Lactina models
  • Cost averages $50.00 -$85.00 per month depending on model type
  • Most will require a deposit with rental
Private Practice Lactation Consultant Services

Kristin Gartner, BSN, RN, IBCLC                                                                 (904) 568-0581

Kathy Soler-Sala, IBCLC                                                                                    (904) 392-6179

www.coastallactation.com


Trezi A. Luty MS, RD, IBCLC, RLC
www.trezilconsulting.com  (203) 733-4845


Chrissy Bodin, IBCLC   www.breastfeedingandlactation.com  (904)389-0484

 Jess Willis, IBCLC   www.sunshinelactation.com                         (904)323-1418

Amy Walker-Johnston, IBCLC   www.communitylactation.com             (904)321-9089

Sarah Rodarte, IBCLC, RN, BSN www.blissfulbabieslactation.com    (904)525-1514