Breastfeeding standards update
Toitū te Waiora has released a Moderators' Interpretation regarding two breastfeeding unit standards - 26801v4 and 26802v3.
The unit standards are 6801v4 – Describe the benefits of breastfeeding, available support services, and baby-friendly initiatives; and 26802v3 – Describe information, interactions, and strategies that support
breastfeeding, and demonstrate breastfeeding care.
- The issues were:
Codes which are referred to are no longer active.
- Both unit standards refer to a link to the WHO, which is no longer
- Minor exceptions or amendments to outcome 1 and outcome 2 as
The Moderators' Interpretation will be in place until the unit standards are reviewed.
Here is the document. Please let us know if you have any queries.