Pregnant in a pandemic

Pregnant moms have a lot to think about during their third trimester.  At the top of the list is the hope to have a healthy baby. From there they start thinking about how the baby will sleep and how the baby will eat.  They set up cribs and changing tables. They buy diapers and wipes. They shop for clothes and …

An easy way to support new parents during COVID-19

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and “shelter-in-place” orders have made parenting more complicated than ever, raising concerns for new parents about how to keep their babies healthy, fed, and safe.  Pacify’s maternal and pediatric experts are bridging the gap, providing critical care with immediate, around-the-clock, video-enabled lactation support in the comfort and safety of home.  “If a mother doesn’t get the …

City of Philadelphia Secures Emergency COVID-19 Intervention to Provide Virtual Breastfeeding Support at No Cost to Thousands of Mothers

Telehealth app will remotely connect new parents across the city with lactation support WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 24, 2020 – Starting today, all new parents in Philadelphia have access to free and unlimited breastfeeding support via telehealth app, Pacify. Philadelphia Department of Public Health has announced a partnership with leading telehealth company, Pacify Health, as an emergency measure in the …