2017 ORS 676.673¹
Continuing education
  • rules

(1) A lactation consultant shall complete continuing education courses related to:

(a) Cultural competency, approved by the Oregon Health Authority under ORS 413.450 (Continuing education in cultural competency); and

(b) Trauma-informed care, through programs approved by the Health Licensing Office by rule.

(2) The office shall adopt rules related to the continuing education described in subsection (1) of this section. The rules must include:

(a) Approval of continuing education programs related to trauma-informed care; and

(b) Requirements that lactation consultants:

(A) Complete initial cultural competency and trauma-informed care continuing education courses within one year of the date of initial licensure; and

(B) Complete additional cultural competency and trauma-informed care continuing education courses once every five years thereafter. [2017 c.499 §3]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 676—Health Professions Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors676.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.