Which model of human milk banking is the best model for PATH to integrate with in South Africa?
PATH is working to promote human milk banking to improve nutrition for infants who are especially vulnerable, such as those in resource-limited settings who are pre-term, low birthweight, severely malnourished, born to HIV-positive mothers, or orphaned. These briefs provide an overview of why human milk banking is important and how it can be integrated within breastfeeding strategies.
The 3 models are:
The Hospital Model
The Public-Private Partnership Model
THe Community-Based Model