More information 1 Guidance The following guidance is based on the best available evidence.
Why It Matters The updated meal patterns were crafted with the most recent nutritional science in mind. Ultimately, these new meal patterns will create healthier children.
October 1, with earlier implementation encouraged Full text Summary Infant feeding patterns have seen significant changes in the last several decades.
The revised meal pattern requirements that go into effect this Fall acknowledge the most recent and relevant nutrition science as well as the recommendations of the American Academy of Pediatrics AAP.
This memo explains the new policies concerning creditable infant formula, breastfeeding both expressed and on-siteand complimentary solid food introduction. Please be reminded that infant feeding is not required to be on an established schedule.
Additionally, any infant in the care of a center or home operating the CACFP are considered enrolled and subject to this revised meal patterns. Instead, use this criteria: Ensure the formula is not FDA-exempt.
It must be included. Use the Nutrition Facts label to verify the formula has 1 or more milligrams of iron. Infant formulas not regulated by the FDA are not reimbursable.
Exempt infant formulas accompanied by a medical statement signed by a licensed physician or a State recognized medical authority are allowed for disabled infants.
Parent or Guardian provided Formula or Breastmilk A parent or guardian may decline the infant formula provided at the center or home. Creditable infant formula or expressed breastmilk provided by the parent or guardian is reimbursable.
Breastfeeding an infant on-site is also reimbursable. State Agencies can make breastfeeding on-site reimbursable before the full implementation date of the revised meal patterns. No documentation is required for an amount a mother breastfeeds her infant on-site.
Once the infant begins consuming solid foods, the center or home must provide the necessary components outlined below for the meal to be reimbursable. Expressed Breastmilk Storage Expressed breastmilk may be stored for up to 72 hours in a refrigerator at 40F 4.
This has changed from the previous 48 hour standard. Solid Foods Complementary Foods The revised meal patterns have two infant age groups: Birth through 5 months. Introduction of solid foods have been given increased flexibility and should be given around 6 months, but ideally at 6 to 8 months.The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) provides leadership on pay administration for civilian Federal employees.
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