Lactation Support

Contact

To update information or to request a new site be added to this list:

Christy Illig
gme@umn.edu

Policy

GME Policy on Nursing Mothers Resources

More lactation resources

GME Administration has made available on this page a list of lactation resources at various training sites throughout the Twin Cities. 

Children's--Minneapolis

  • Children's Specialty Center, 3rd floor, room 306
  • Access/Door Code: 24689
  • 2 pumps with privacy curtains and adjustable backs, a handwashing sink, and a large basket of magazines

Children's--St. Paul

  • 3rd floor, 3249F (former PICU parent sleeping rooms)
  • Call lactation dept (651-220-7933) or NICK (651-220-6210) for code
  • 2 pumping areas, sink, kitchen space outside room available for food prep, including microwave and fridge (employees responsible for taking care of their own food and pumped milk in this space)

Clinics and Surgery Center-- Minneapolis

  • Lactation space is located on Floors 2 & 5. Please check with your administer for more information.

Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare

  • Go across skyway past rehab department, lactation room is across from the elevators
  • Need keycard access – ask in the volunteer office
  • One station, sink, microwave, no pump

HCMC (location 1)

  • Location: EOHW: PL.710
  • 24-hour ID badge access obtained in EOHW
  • Hospital-grade Medela pump

HCMC (location 2)

  • Life Science Building, 2nd floor within EHR department
  • Access 8a-4:30p, obtained through EHR
  • Hospital-grade Medela pump

HCMC (location 3)

  • Location: G6.184
  • 24-hour access via cipher lock obtained through EOHW or Lactation Center
  • Hospital-grade Medela pump  

Health Partners Specialty Clinic (Phalen 401)

  • Location: In lunchroom (near employee entrance) on left side of lunchroom
  • Need key card access added to ID for lunchroom
  • One small room with chair/table, sink in lunchroom, no pump, sign-up sheet

Regions

  • Location: C2080 (ask at the office front desk--just past main elevators, 2nd door on right, lactation is in back on the right)
  • 2125 (also located on sign-in sheet)
  • 2 stations with rocking chairs, sink, Medela Symphony pump, phone

UM Amplatz Children's Hospital

  • See UMMC-F (Riverside) info

UMMC-F (East Bank)

  • 1st floor, room 1-389
  • Access/Door Code: 0609#
  • 4 stations, sink, pump, phones 

UMMC-F (Riverside)

  • Location: MB450
  • 4125
  • 4 stations with curtains, sink, 2 pumps, phones, storage for supplies

UMN--Boynton Health Services

  • 2nd floor, Women's Health Clinic check-in
  • Ask at Women’s Health Clinic check in (lactation room is just behind check in desk)
  • One station, sink, pump, phone

VAMC

  • 2B-124 (2nd floor, go through door 2B-100 to find room)
  • Get key to lactation room from security office in the basement
  • 2 stations, sink, bathroom, computer/phone, no pump