Memorial recognized for infant safe sleep practices

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JASPER — Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center was recently recognized by the National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program as a “Gold Safe Sleep Champion” for its commitment to best practices and education on infant safe sleep.

The National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program was created by Cribs for Kids, the only national infant safe sleep organization. Based in Pittsburgh, Cribs for Kids is dedicated to preventing infant sleep-related deaths due to accidental suffocation. As a nationally certified safe sleep hospital, Memorial Hospital is recognized for following the safe sleep guidelines recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics, and providing training programs for health care team members, and family caregivers.

For more information on the Cribs for Kids National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification program, visit cribsforkids.org/hospitalcertification/.




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