37 students

Objective: The purpose of this course is to explore and discuss the scope of practice and legal issues surrounding the lactation consultant practice. Topics discussed include : IBLCE Code of Ethics; IBCLC Scope of Practice;  Referrals and inter-disciplinary relationships; Medical-legal responsibilities; Confidentiality; Informed consent; Conflict of interest.

Author: Alexandra Thompson, MSc, RD, IBCLC

Credits: 3 E / 2 L CERPs or contact hours

Video: 3 hour webinar lecture video

Course Notes: Lecture slides and course notes included in lesson

Quiz: Multiple choice quiz based on course notes

Completion certificate: Printable upon completion of the quiz