Understanding Postpartum Health & Baby Care Curriculum

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Covering the first few weeks postpartum, InJoy’s Understanding Postpartum Health & Baby Care (formerly called Understanding Mother & Baby Care) curriculum makes it easy for you to teach new parents as they transition from hospital to home. Research-based content and how-to videos concisely present postpartum recovery care, baby care basics, and warning signs, in a way that’s engaging and effective.

This complete curriculum allows you to standardize postpartum education across your organization with consistent content and a variety of teaching formats. Available in Book + Web App, stand-alone Web App, eClass, and Video Program (available on DVD, USB, and digital delivery for your patient education system).


  • Postpartum care and warning signs: Lochia, afterpains, perineal healing tips, constipation, hemorrhoids, getting rest, cesarean recovery, signs of infection.
  • Baby blues and postpartum mood & anxiety disorders: Tips for simplifying life during the first few weeks, signs of PPD, partner’s emotions, getting support.
  • Baby care and warning signs: Umbilical cord and circumcision care, diapering, stools, jaundice, dehydration, signs of illness, bathing tips, playing with baby.
  • Crying and safety: Responding to cries, abusive head trauma (shaken baby syndrome), SUID, car seats, other safety tips
  • Breastfeeding basics: Skin-to-skin contact, hunger signs, feeding guidelines, positioning and latch, engorgement, signs of mastitis, sore nipples, avoiding artificial nipples, signs of poor feeding.
  • Formula feeding: Formula preparation, feeding guidelines, feeding position, propped bottle warning (Formula Feeding information is not included in version created for Baby-Friendly® hospitals.).


  • Hospital postpartum discharge education
  • Midwife and obstetrician clinics
  • Doulas and doula training
  • Community health and resource centers
  • Home visitation programs

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Understanding Mother & Baby Care: A Guide to the First Two Weeks Video Program

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Each product includes clear, high-quality videos and animations, helping you explain concepts easily and effectively.


InJoy’s experienced team, professional videography, and extensive quality-assurance process means you can trust that an InJoy product is a superior product.


We present evidence-based guidelines, utilize expert reviews, and update our products regularly, so you can be assured you are sharing the best information.


The colorful, fresh design used in every product appeals to today’s parents and helps them engage with the content—all while making your organization look good!


We listen to and collaborate with our customers every step of the way, so our products cover what you teach and are easy to use.