Provides knowledge in the practice of lactation management.
Assesses patient s needs, diagnoses lactation problems, plans and implements intervention, and evaluates outcomes.
- Conducts prenatal breastfeeding classes and evaluates educational outcomes.
- Provides outpatient care, consultation and home visits for families experiencing breastfeeding difficulties.
- Serves as consultant for physicians and other healthcare providers concerning lactation as it relates to patient s health problems.
Required: Graduate from an academic program in human lactation and breastfeeding that includes both the didactic and clinical instruction.
Required: Experience working with Mother Baby couplets in low and high risk situations.
Required: Must be certified as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). BLS and NRP.
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