Georgia 5-Star Initiative Webinar
11:00 to 12:00

The Georgia 5-STAR Initiative webinar/teleconference, jointly held by Georgia DPH and the Georgia Hospital Association, will go live Wednesday, June 15th from 11a.m. – 12 noon. Participation in this conference is voluntary, but is expected to deliver for all attendees:

  • Increasing patient satisfaction with maternity care services in your facility
  • Networking with other maternity centers through free workshops and monthly webinars hosted by the Department of Public Health
  • Public recognition of your efforts toward becoming breastfeeding-friendly
  • Free marketing to the public about your efforts
  • Helping to improve breastfeeding initiation, duration and exclusivity in Georgia, and
  • Improvement in the health and lives of the families served.

This web-conference is hosted by Cheryl L. Riley, Clinical Coordinator of Breastfeeding, Maternal Child Health at Georgia DPH; and Lynne Hall, Quality Improvement Specialist at the Georgia Hospital Association.

To join/register for this conference, see instructions below:

Webinar:  https://gharef.webex.com   locate the webinar: Georgia 5-STAR Initiative – Click “Join”; enter your name, email address and

Webinar Password:  Gha061516  (Case sensitive)

Teleconference:  Please dial – 1-515-739-1010; Access Code – 351046.

For further details, inquiries: contact Cheryl L. Riley by phone and/or email at: 404-657-4857; cheryl.riley@dph.ga.gov or Lynne Hall by phone and/or email at:  770-249-4525; lhall@gha.org.

More information about Georgia 5-STAR can be found on Georgia DPH’s website.