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​Lactation Services at Magee-Womens, UPMC Hamot

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If you are an expectant or new mother who chooses to breastfeed, UPMC Hamot has board-certified lactation consultants and breastfeeding counselors who can provide you with breastfeeding education, support, and guidance in purchasing top-quality equipment.

Common Questions About Breastfeeding

After returning home, new questions and concerns about breastfeeding often arise, including:

It is shown that mothers who receive ongoing lactation guidance can commonly breastfeed for longer periods. UPMC Hamot offers new mothers lactation support following hospital discharge through one-on-one appointments, support group meetings, and hotline support.

One-on-One Support for New Moms

One-on-one outpatient lactation appointments can be scheduled through our lactation consultants by calling 814-877-6722. There is a fee for outpatient lactation appointments. Some health insurance policies cover the cost of these consultations. Please check with your provider if you have questions about your coverage and reimbursement process.

Calm Lines: Hotline Support

We also offer Calm Lines, a 24/7 hotline support to new mothers who need quick answers or helpful suggestions. Please call 814-877-6722 during the day and 814-877-8400 in the evening and overnight.

Breastfeeding Supplies

Our lactation consultants can provide you with information about UPMC Hamot breast pump rentals and guide you through our selection of breast pumps, lactation apparel, and other breastfeeding supplies.​​

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