As with anything new, licensure and the upcoming deadline of July 1, 2018 raises questions. SELCA stands ready to help as a resource to all who support breastfeeding throughout the Southeastern United States. We have many resources available on our website licensure page, but find our FAQs here:
SELCA is here to help you help families breastfeed . . . Today, we celebrate International Board Certified Lactation Consultants, and say THANK YOU for all you do to help Georgia families. Find your SELCA IBCLC Day 2018 Appreciation Certificate here. We also have more ways to help you celebrate! ILCA #happyIBCLCday goodies USLCA members can access[…]
Georgia Lactation Consultant Practice Act ALREADY improving access to care! The Georgia Lactation Consultant Practice Act will go into effect on July 1, 2018, but we are already seeing INCREASED ACCESS TO LACTATION CARE in Georgia. We are thrilled to report that CareSource, a Medicaid CMO, has recently begun credentialing IBCLCs in Georgia! Importantly, our[…]
Licensure for IBCLCs in Georgia is here, and the deadline is approaching- July 1, 2018! We are already seeing positive results (did you see our post about Medicaid coverage in GA?) and we need licensed IBCLCs. We know the process can seem daunting, but SELCA is here to help you help breastfeeding families, and we can[…]
SELCA appreciates the continued support of International Board Certified Lactation Consultants in Georgia by Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies of Georgia. Read their most recent blog here!
SELCA is starting a list of potential mentors for those interested in starting the path towards becoming an IBCLC. These will include those in all areas of practice, including private practice, clinical, hospital and public health. To add yourself to the list, fill out the form here. If you are interested in being paired with[…]