Accreditations

Lakeside Pediatrics is proud to have achieved the highest level of recognition from the National Committee on Quality Assurance. Our NCQA Patient Centered Medical Home Program provides our patients with the most current advances in Medical Home program quality, cost efficiency, commitment to national quality guidelines and overall patient satisfaction. Lakeside Pediatrics is a Breast Feeding Friendly Place and Employer and we have been recognized by the IBLCE as such. We strongly support the clinically proven benefit of breastfeeding through our specially trained and IBCLC recognized lactation support staff.

Below, you can see a list of our accreditations:

"The patient-centered medical home is a model of care that puts patients at the forefront of care. PCMHs build better relationships between patients and their clinical care teams. Research shows that PCMHs improve quality and the patient experience, and increase staff satisfaction—while reducing health care costs. Practices that earn recognition have made a commitment to continuous quality improvement and a patient-centered approach to care". Patient-Centered Medical Home (https://www.ncqa.org/programs/health-care-providers-practices/patient-centered-medical-home-pcmh/)

What is IBLCE?

"IBLCE®, or the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners®, is the independent international certification body conferring the International Board Certified Lactation Consultant® (IBCLC®) credential". About IBLCE (https://iblce.org/about-iblce/)

What is an IBCLC?

"International Board Certified Lactation Consultants function and contribute as members of the maternal-child health team. They provide care in a variety of settings, while making appropriate referrals to other health professionals and community support resources. Working together with mothers, families, policymakers and society, IBCLC certificants provide expert breastfeeding and lactation care, promote changes that support breastfeeding and help reduce the risks of not breastfeeding". About IBLCE (https://iblce.org/about-iblce/)