How to Find Medicaid Lactation Consultants in California?

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To find Medicaid lactation consultants in California, you can follow these steps:

  1. Medi-Cal Managed Care Plans: Medi-Cal provides a list of managed care plans that offer lactation consultant services. Visit the Medi-Cal website and check the resources available for breastfeeding support.
  2. Match with Medicaid-Approved Lactation Consultants: Known as the "Airbnb" of lactation support, simply answer a few questions and get prompt responses from local Lactation Consultants who are Medicaid-approved in 30 seconds, and it's a FREE service.How to Find Medicaid Lactation Consultants in California?
  3. Local Hospitals and Clinics: Many hospitals and clinics offer lactation consultant services covered by Medi-Cal. Contact your nearest hospital or clinic to inquire about available services. Major healthcare providers like Kaiser Permanente and Sutter Health often have lactation consultants on staff.
  4. Lactation Support Organizations: Organizations like La Leche League or the United States Lactation Consultant Association (USLCA) can provide information on lactation consultants who accept Medicaid in your area.How to Find Medicaid Lactation Consultants in California?
  5. WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) Program: WIC provides breastfeeding support and services, including access to lactation consultants. Contact your local WIC office for more information.
  6. Pediatrician or OB/GYN: Ask your pediatrician or OB/GYN. They usually have a list of lactation consultants they refer to and can tell you if they accept Medicaid.

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