Just gave birth at Santiam Hospital & Clinics? Inpatient lactation support is available in-person several days a week. You can expect to be visited and/or called by a lactation specialist during your inpatient visit. You’ll also get a follow up phone call following discharge.

Need Help?

Experiencing challenges with breast/chest feeding or lactation at home? We’re here to help get things back on track. Outpatient visits are available multiple days a week. Telehealth visits are also available.

Schedule Appointment

Appointments can be set up by emailing Jessica Bliss, IBCLC, at jbliss@santiamhospital.org

Services Coming Soon

  • Prenatal breastfeeding classes
  • Lactation Support Group


We have two International Board Certified Lactation Consultants and one Certified Lactation Counselor.

Jessica Bliss, PhD IBCLC (jbliss@santiamhospital.org)
Dawn McDermott, BSN RNIBCLC (dmcdermott@santiamhospital.org)
Allison Gladney, CLC LCCE


Open from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm (Mon – Thur)
Open Friday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm

Close to Home
In-person & Televisits Available
Accepting New Patients

All insurances accepted