Lactation Consultant (Non-RN)
Taxonomy Code 174N00000X

Classification: Lactation Consultant, Non-RN

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An individual trained to provide breastfeeding assistance services to both mothers and infants. Lactation Consultants are not required to be nurses and are trained through specific courses of education. The Lactation Consultant may have additional certification through a national or international organization.


Source: National Uniform Claim Committee [1/1/2011: new]

Volume numbers are based on primary as well as secondary taxonomy codes of Providers.

Lactation Consultants (Non-RN) Ratio per 10,000 Population by State

Data based on 2014 Census Population Estimates. Provider information last updated 1/12/2021

Green Color Indicates no Provider(s) recorded for that state

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The NPI Database was last updated on 1/12/2021 with 6,679,822 records.

Lactation Consultants (Non-RN) per State with Population Ratio