Course Objectives

This course is the Re-Certification of the Abuse and Neglect Course you have previously taken. Take this course only if your first two Completion Certificates have expired.

This course will help you identify and learn how to respond to suspected signs of abuse and/or neglect in your facility. This course covers:

  • Types of Abuse
  • Identifying Abuse
  • Risk Reduction
  • Reporting Guidelines
  • Response and Responsibilities
  • Support Resources

Course curriculum

  • 1

    ABUSE AND NEGLECT

    • OBJECTIVES

  • 2

    TYPES OF ABUSE

    • TYPES OF ABUSE

  • 3

    DEFINITIONS

    • EMOTIONAL ABUSE

    • PHYSICAL ABUSE

    • SEXUAL ABUSE

    • ABANDONMENT

    • MEDICAL NEGLECT

    • PHYSICAL NEGLECT

  • 4

    IDENTIFYING ABUSE

    • IDENTIFYING PHYSICAL ABUSE

    • IDENTIFYING CHILD ABUSE

    • IDENTIFYING SEXUAL ABUSE / RAPE

    • IDENTIFYING NEGLECT

  • 5

    REDUCING RISK

    • REDUCING RISK

    • PREVENTION

    • IDENTIFICATION AND TRAINING

    • INVESTIGATION

    • RESPONSE

  • 6

    REPORTING: YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

    • REASONABLE CAUSE

    • ASSESSMENT AND DOCUMENTATION

    • NON-JUDGEMENT

  • 7

    HOW TO REPORT

    • REPORTING PROCEDURE

    • IMMUNITY

    • PRIVILEGED COMMUNICATIONS

    • PATIENT CONSENT

    • NOTIFYING THE AUTHORITIES

  • 8

    ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

    • SUMMARY

    • REFERENCES

    • END OF CLASS QUIZ

    • NEED TO RENEW EXPIRED COMPLETION CERTIFICATE?

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