Registration Closed

Mandatory Abuse Reporter Training-Child and Dependent Adult

Mar
10
Wed
Mar 10, 2010
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Genesis Heart Institute
Davenport, IA

A course to educate health care workers regarding their role and responsibility as mandatory reporters of suspected child or dependent adult abuse and/or neglect.

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

No admittance after program is in session.

Contact 563-421-2292 for hard copy flyer and registration form.

Fees & Payment

Registration fee will be refunded for cancellations 7 days prior to the program. No refunds will be given after program starts.

Description

Course Curriculum approved by the Iowa Department of Health Abuse Review Panel Application #220 -Expires April 8, 2011.

Intended Audience:

Iowa law identifies every health practitioner who in the scope of their practice examines, attends, counsels or treats children or dependent adults as a mandatory reporter.

Purpose:

To educate health care workers regarding their role and responsibility as mandatory reporters of suspected child or dependent adult abuse and/or neglect.

Objectives:

Upon completion of the program the participant will be able to:

1.  Summarize the historical perspective and Iowa law for abuse reporting & training

2.  Review definitions of abuse as defined in Iowa Code section 232.68(2) and 235B.2(5)

3.  Describe the physical, psychological, behavioral, environmental and radiographic indicators of child and dependent adult abuse

4.  Discuss the requirements for reporting abuse as mandatory versus permissive reporter

5.  Review confidentiality provisions, immunity provisions, and penalties for failure to report as described in the Code of Iowa and Iowa Administrative Code

6.  Describe handling and disposition of report investigations

7.Provide information identifying causes and risk factors of both child and dependent adult abuse

8.  Identify community resources available for assistance and how can be accessed

Instructor(s)

  • To Be Determined

Contact

Marge Imbrock at 563-421-2286 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Wed, March 10 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM Genesis Heart Institute To Be Determined

Location Details

  • Genesis Heart Institute
    1236 East Rusholme
    Davenport, IA 52803

Directions

Genesis Heart Institute

The Adler Health Education Center is located in the lower level.

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