Legal and Ethical Concerns for the Lactation Consultant for Physicians
Basic legal principles regarding the creation, duration, and termination of the professional-patient/client relationship
This course covers basic legal principles regarding the creation, duration and termination of the professional patient/client relationship, general and informed consent, legal actions most likely to be brought against LC's including battery, professional negligence, breach of warranty and unauthorized practice of medicine. Also included is a discussion of professional liability insurance.
Instructor is Liz Brooks J.D., IBCLC, FILCA.
This Course Awards:
- 1.75 L-CERPs
- 1.75 Nursing Contact Hours
- 1.75 CME Credits