WIC plays an important role in ensuring that appropriate formulas are issued to participants. Enhanced collaboration between WIC staff and health care providers is essential for making appropriate recommendations and providing the best services and outcomes for WIC participants. This training will work to build CPAs confidence when using professional judgment and when providing recommendations to health care providers.
By the end of this training, participants will be able to:
• Use critical thinking to identify if condition matches the formula prescribed
• Demonstrate skills in assessing feedings
• Increase confidence and skills in communicating with health care providers
• Examine their role and responsibilities towards ensuring proper nutrition for infants and children.
Prerequisite: “Before attending this training, the Basic Formula and Feeding Training module on the common drive should be completed.
Target Audience: WIC Coordinators, CPA+, Qualified Nutritionist, CPA