This webinar will focus on outlining the mandatory abuse reporting provisions of the Older Adults Protective Services Act including specific steps to be taken when reporting abuse and what types of abuse require additional reporting.
- Participants will understand the definition of abuse
- Participants will understand the mandatory abuse reporting requirements of the law
- Participants will understand when and how to report all abuse including the additional reporting requirements when the abuse is either serious physical injury, serious bodily injury, suspicious death or sexual abuse
Presenter: Denise Getgen, Director, Protective Services Office, Pennsylvania Department of Aging
CEUs: This webinar is approved for one CEU for nursing home, personal care and assisted living administrators.
NOTE: Beginning April 1, 2018, all Nursing Home Administrators must register for a NAB CE Registry ID, in order to receive CE certificates. This is a NAB requirement. The CE Registry website is https://www.nabweb.org/ceregistry
Registration link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5465763949710128897
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