2018-06-14 / Local & State

Kayla Sholes Receives Certification

Supporting new moms wishing to breastfeed

Sholes Sholes Fulton County Medical Center’s Fulton Family Practice provider, Kayla Sholes, PA-C, has received her lactation counselor certification.

With this new certification, Sholes will begin a free prenatal class for moms who are interested in breastfeeding. The class is designed to promote, protect, and support breastfeeding and lactation to prevent and solve breastfeeding problems. Working with obstetricians, primary care providers (PCP) as well as, other hospitals is her mission. Sholes hopes to provide a baby friendly class that encourages breastfeeding. The class is free and is held the second Wednesday of the month.

The first class is July 11, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the Community Health and Wellness Center, 274 Lincoln Way West, McConnellsburg. To sign up call 717-485-4180, Option 5.

Sholes will also hold one-onone office visits for moms struggling with breastfeeding. Her office is located at Fulton Family Practice on the second floor of Fulton County Medical Center campus at the main entrance. Office hours are by appointment only beginning June 25. To schedule an appointment call 717-485-4180, Option 5. Program open to patients from any practice.

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