CHRISTUS Southeast Texas St. Elizabeth offers breastfeeding guidance and support to all new mothers. As a leader in promoting healthy infants through breastfeeding, CHRISTUS Southeast Texas is recognized as:
- Mother Friendly Worksite designation by the Texas Department of State Health Services as we provide a secure environment for new mothers who are returning to work and want to continue breastfeeding.
- CHRISTUS has also received the prestigious Texas Ten Step designation from the Texas Department of State Health Services and the Texas Hospital Association for encouraging breastfeeding as the preferred method of feeding newborns and infants.
- CHRISTUS Southeast Texas St. Elizabeth has earned the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners® (IBLCE®) Care Award for excellence in lactation care.
All new mothers can receive answers to breastfeeding questions by calling our Breastfeeding Warmline at 409-899-8595 or toll free 1-800-810-2829.
Learn more about our Ten Step Breastfeeding Program
Lean more about the benefits of Exclusive Breastfeeding