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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.0815

Title: Lactation Consultant.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals to provide lactation management services and breastfeeding support to women, and to work as a Lactation Consultant in a variety of clinical settings. Includes instruction in anatomy and physiology of lactation, nutrition, breastfeeding techniques and technologies, common concerns and solutions, management of special situations, breastfeeding instruction, professional and legal concerns, and advocacy.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
51.0815 Lactation Consultant. No substantive changes 51.0815 Lactation Consultant.
Illustrative Examples
  • [Lactation Education]
  • [Lactation Counselor]
  • [Lactation Management]