A new program to ensure that newborns and infants are taken to the hospital for free is giving doctors an edge in their efforts to improve infant outcomes.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has launched a new program called BabyFeed, designed to help pediatricians improve the health and well-being of newborns.
It will begin in California, New York, Washington, D.C., and Massachusetts this year.
There are currently more than 300,000 newborns enrolled in BabyFeed.
“This new initiative is designed to provide pediatricians with the resources and support they need to help us deliver the best possible care for our babies,” said Dr. Karen J. Cramer, chief of the pediatric surgical team at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital in New York City.
This program will help us develop a proven strategy to ensure optimal outcomes for our newborns, and will allow us to meet and exceed the standards of our industry, Cramer said.
As part of the program, parents can choose a program that includes vaccinations, prenatal care, and special feeding strategies to help their baby get to the pediatric hospital.
One of the key goals is to increase infant survival rates, and this new program is designed for that, Cramer said.
This new strategy will allow for the delivery of the most effective, highest quality, and safest infant care available, according to Cramer.
It will help ensure that every newborn is receiving the highest quality care possible.
Dr. Sarah Kocsis, a pediatrician at Mount Sinai Hospital in NYC, is also the program’s principal investigator.
Her goal is to develop new strategies to ensure the health of newborn infants and infants at higher risk of adverse outcomes.
“We need to ensure we are following the best practices that can help prevent deaths, so we need to do the research and make sure we’re doing everything we can to do that,” she said.
“We want to make this the most appropriate program to do this work, to do all the work, for the most optimal outcomes.”
The program’s mission statement says:The goal of this program is to support pediatricians in the delivery and care of newborn children, and to promote the highest-quality, highest-cost infant care possible by reducing maternal and neonatal deaths.
To learn more about the program and learn how you can get involved, visit babyfeed.com.
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