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Monday, March 26, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM

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Partnerships for Healthy Communities
Child Abuse Intervention & Prevention
Tifton, GA

 

In 2015, approximately 27,000 children were victims of abuse and neglect in Georgia.*

The Partnerships for Healthy Communities: Child Abuse Intervention and Prevention course was designed to educate pre-hospital and hospital personnel on how to recognize signs of child abuse, document their findings, report suspicions, and prevent child abuse.

*Child Maltreatment, 2015

 

Program Details:

This 3.5 hour training is open to 911 dispatch, fire, law enforcement, EMS and hospital nursing staff (ideal for emergency department, trauma, and burn).

3.0 hours of CE offered for Law Enforcement, EMS, Social Workers & Nurses


What You'll Learn:

1.  How to recognize intentional injuries, their defining characteristics and patterns
2.  How to document findings from the patient and scene as well as interviews
3.  How to report your suspicions of child abuse to authorities in order to fulfill your legally mandated requirement
4. How to prevent child abuse by applying prevention strategies to every 911 call

 

Date and Time:
Monday, March 26, 2018
8:30AM - Noon

 

Location:
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (ABAC)
2802 Moore Hwy
Nursing & Health Sciences Bldg
Room 108
Tifton, GA 31793

 

Continuing Education:
Continuing education has been approved for nurses, EMS, social workers and law enforcement.

This continuing nursing education activity is provided by Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Alabama State Nurses Asociation, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

 

Partners:

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Georgia State Office of Rural Health
Georgia Department of Community Health
SOWEGA-AHEC

 



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Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
2802 Moore Hwy
Tifton, GA 31793

Monday, March 26, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM


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A not-for-profit organization providing a well-educated, discipline appropriate health professions workforce for southwest Georgia.


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