Obstetrics Department Nurse at Littleton Regional Healthcare Receives Certified Lactation Counselor Certification
January 27, 2015
Marla Casella, RNC-OB
Littleton, NH, - Littleton Regional Healthcare is pleased to announce that Obstetrics Department nurse Marla Casella, RNC-OB (Registered Nurse Certified in Inpatient Obstetric care) has received her certification as a Lactation Counselor from the Center for Breastfeeding, recognized by The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and The International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners.
Achieving her CLC certification means that Marla has received training and competency verification in breastfeeding and human lactation support including assessing the feeding process, providing corrective interventions, counseling mothers, understanding of special circumstances and other commonly encountered situations. All of this gives Marla a strong foundation with which to help moms and babies.
"Littleton Regional Healthcare is fortunate to have Marla as part of our Obstetrics Department team. Marla's nursing skills and her positive approach to caring for mother and child help create a supportive and skilled experience for our OB families." states Chief Nursing Officer/Chief Administrative Officer, Linda Gilmore.