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Identifying Residents Who are the Victims of Domestic Abuse

This course will discuss domestic abuse and will provide you with the information you need to: 

  • Identify victims
  • Assess victims
  • Refer victims to other resources
  • Report victims of this form of abuse 

By doing so, you can:

  • Maintain compliance with Federal, state, and local regulations
  • Improve public health
  • Improve your facility’s quality of resident care

Courseware Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • List the effects of domestic abuse on the victim and children as it relates to the provision of care.
  • Cite the methods for assessing victims of domestic abuse in a clinical setting.
  • Recognize the importance of assessing and reporting domestic abuse as a healthcare provider.