DOCUMENT - International Code of Marketing

Source: Code Essentials 3: Responsibilities of Health Workers under the International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes and subsequent WHA resolutions, International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN), 2009

The learner will be able to:

  • Describe three events leading up to the Code.
  • Explain the aim of the Code.
  • Explain the products covered under the Code.
  • Recognize potential conflicts of interest in the health care system with regard to the Code.
  • List three potential violations of the Code.

There are 50 multiple choice questions.

You will have two attempts to achieve a passing score of 70% on this module.

CERPs: ILCA is an approved provider of Continuing Education Recognition Points (CERPs) with the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE). (CLT-108-7).

ANCC: ILCA is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (ILCA-P0286). Accepted for BRN credit by the Board of Registered Nursing.

CDR: The CDR accepts hours without prior CDR approval and recognizes approval by the ANCC. When recording hours on the CDR Activity Log, indicate the provider as "ILCA (ANCC)."


International Code of Marketing
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3.00 E CERPs credits  |  Certificate available
3.00 E CERPs credits  |  Certificate available