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Ep. 26 - Workplace accommodations with guest Juliana Franco - Know your rights‪!‬ The Milk Minute- A Lactation Podcast

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Episode 26: Workplace Accommodation with guest Juliana Franco - Know your rights!

Table of Contents0:42 Welcome. Guest introduction: Juliana Franco1:45 Juliana describes work at Center for Worklife Law3:07 Thank you to our sponsor Happi Tummi4:40 Juliana’s workplace and accommodations5:20 Discuss Juliana’s magazine article5:50 Wage earning moms and workplace accommodation denial7:35 Workplace accommodation denial stats8:24 Asking for accommodations9:15 Accommodations as flashpoint for discrimination10:00 Cases of workplace lactation descrimination12:15 Workplace as hurdle for lactating moms13:40 Cold mop closet as “pumping room”14:50 Thank you to our sponsor Aeroflow17:00 Advocating for workplace accommodations17:42 Play to request accommodations19:15 For healthcare providers: effective accommodation letters19:42 Effective healthcare provider letters22:02 Requesting accommodations, fearing retaliation25:00 Litigation and workplace accommodation27:08 Free information and support resources are available27:57 How do we make a better future?29:50 Juliana’s takeaway thoughts, resources31:19 Thank yous to new Patreon patrons! Happy birthday Molly!

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Aeroflow. Click the link below to order your breast pump and accessories through your insurance!www.dpbolvw.net/click-9269202-13028985
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Use Special Code: MilkMinute10 to get 10% off your order!
Get your breastfeeding journey BACK ON TRACK with a Lactation Consult with Heather! Telehealth available and some insurance accepted. Click the link below for the deets.
Click here to Work with Heather

Thanks to Cherie Louise Turner for editing and production, and to Lindsay Brett Carothers for her musical stylings of our intro and outro.For all other music credits, thank you Walter Mazzaccaro from Pixabay (https://bit.ly/3klPCjX). Tracks include: “Solo un fiore,” “Semplici illusioni,” “Balliamo ancora.”Thanks for listening to "The Milk Minute." If you haven’t already please like, subscribe, and review our podcast wherever you listen.If you’d like to support our podcast, you can find us on Patreon at patreon.com/milkminutepodcast.To send us feedback, personal stories, or just to chat you can send us an email at milkminutepodcast@gmail.comResourcesPregnantAtWork.org: https://www.pregnantatwork.org/“The Health Care Provider’s Role in Securing Work Accommodations for Pregnant and Postpartum Patients,” in Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health, by Juliana Franco, Liz Morris, Jessica Lee, and Joan C. Williams: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/jmwh.13131?af=RFree legal helpline, Center for Worklife Law: (415) 703-8276, hotline@worklifelaw.org
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Episode 26: Workplace Accommodation with guest Juliana Franco - Know your rights!

Table of Contents0:42 Welcome. Guest introduction: Juliana Franco1:45 Juliana describes work at Center for Worklife Law3:07 Thank you to our sponsor Happi Tummi4:40 Juliana’s workplace and accommodations5:20 Discuss Juliana’s magazine article5:50 Wage earning moms and workplace accommodation denial7:35 Workplace accommodation denial stats8:24 Asking for accommodations9:15 Accommodations as flashpoint for discrimination10:00 Cases of workplace lactation descrimination12:15 Workplace as hurdle for lactating moms13:40 Cold mop closet as “pumping room”14:50 Thank you to our sponsor Aeroflow17:00 Advocating for workplace accommodations17:42 Play to request accommodations19:15 For healthcare providers: effective accommodation letters19:42 Effective healthcare provider letters22:02 Requesting accommodations, fearing retaliation25:00 Litigation and workplace accommodation27:08 Free information and support resources are available27:57 How do we make a better future?29:50 Juliana’s takeaway thoughts, resources31:19 Thank yous to new Patreon patrons! Happy birthday Molly!

Ad Sponsors:
Aeroflow. Click the link below to order your breast pump and accessories through your insurance!www.dpbolvw.net/click-9269202-13028985
Happi Tummi click here: happitummi.com/collections/baby-…ref=lKfuip8htzeNA
Use Special Code: MilkMinute10 to get 10% off your order!
Get your breastfeeding journey BACK ON TRACK with a Lactation Consult with Heather! Telehealth available and some insurance accepted. Click the link below for the deets.
Click here to Work with Heather

Thanks to Cherie Louise Turner for editing and production, and to Lindsay Brett Carothers for her musical stylings of our intro and outro.For all other music credits, thank you Walter Mazzaccaro from Pixabay (https://bit.ly/3klPCjX). Tracks include: “Solo un fiore,” “Semplici illusioni,” “Balliamo ancora.”Thanks for listening to "The Milk Minute." If you haven’t already please like, subscribe, and review our podcast wherever you listen.If you’d like to support our podcast, you can find us on Patreon at patreon.com/milkminutepodcast.To send us feedback, personal stories, or just to chat you can send us an email at milkminutepodcast@gmail.comResourcesPregnantAtWork.org: https://www.pregnantatwork.org/“The Health Care Provider’s Role in Securing Work Accommodations for Pregnant and Postpartum Patients,” in Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health, by Juliana Franco, Liz Morris, Jessica Lee, and Joan C. Williams: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/jmwh.13131?af=RFree legal helpline, Center for Worklife Law: (415) 703-8276, hotline@worklifelaw.org
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