Abuse and Neglect in Health Care: What Every Health Care Professional Needs to Know

Hours: 1-1.5
Course Number: 0012

Abuse and Neglect in Health Care: What Every Health Care Professional Needs to Know is a 1 hour course that provides information on abuse, neglect, mistreatment and exploitation of seniors in various care settings. The course provides various definitions, types, indicators, causes and effects of abuse and neglect. The course also provides information on prevention of abuse, neglect and mistreatment in health care. 

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Course Details

Purpose

The purpose of this course is to examine abuse, neglect and mistreatment of elderly individuals in senior care settings inluding skilled nursing facilities, assisted living communities, home health care and hospice. 

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss types of abuse and neglect  
  2. Discuss categories of abuse and neglect indicators 

Criteria for Successful Completion

To receive continuing education credit for this program, you must complete the entire course, including registration, viewing the video program, taking the post-test and obtaining a score of at least 70% or better, and completing the program evaluation. (Social workers must obtain at least an 80% or better score.) If you do not score a 70% or better, (80% for social workers) you may take the exam again as many times as necessary to receive a passing score. When a score of 70% (80% for social workers) or better is achieved, you will be able to move forward to the evaluation and receive your certificate online.

Certifications

Activity Professionals


1.00 HOURS
NCCAP [activity professionals] course has been approved for 1 clock hour of continuing education by The National Certification Council for Activity Professionals (NCCAP). Approval number NCCAP500299-19NT. Effective through 03/15/19.

Addiction Specialists & Drug and Alcohol Counselors


1.00 HOURS
This course has been approved by The American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders.(CAS) approval number 17-8554

Administrators


1.00 HOURS
This educational offering has been reviewed by The National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) and approved for 1.00 clock hours. Program approval number: 20190107-1-A40535-DL

Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist


1.00 HOURS
approved for 1 clock hour of continuing education by The National Certification Council for Activity Professionals (NCCAP). Approval number NCCAP500299-19NT is effective through 03/15/2019.

Chaplains


1.00 HOURS
This program may be used for continuing education credit for chaplains certified with Board of Chaplaincy Certification, Inc.

Dialysis Technicians


1.00 HOURS
THE FLORIDA BOARD OF NURSING [nurses] _ This continuing nursing education activity is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing (#50-13920). Completion of this course fulfills 1 hour of general annual mandatory training for nursing. Do not send certificate to the Florida Board of Nursing. Each state recognizes and accepts continuing education approval from the Florida Board of Nursing except California. Keep this certificate in your records for four (4) years.

Nurses


1.00 HOURS
THE FLORIDA BOARD OF NURSING [nurses] _ This continuing nursing education activity is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing (#50-13920). Completion of this course fulfills 1 hour of general annual mandatory training for nursing. Do not send certificate to the Florida Board of Nursing. Each state recognizes and accepts continuing education approval from the Florida Board of Nursing except California. Keep this certificate in your records for four (4) years.

Personal Care Home Administrators


1.25 HOURS
This training session is approved by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Public Welfare, until the approved curriculum changes or approval is withdrawn pursuant to 55 Pa.Code 2600.68(f). Approved for 1.25 hours of continuing education for PCH Administrators.

Speech Pathologists


1.00 HOURS
This course has been approved by the Ohio Board of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology for 1.00 total continuing education hours. This approval is effective until 12/31/18.