Goal and Learning Outcomes

  • Define the preventative-protective continuum of care used by New York’s CPS and what to do if there is more than one mandated reporter with “reasonable cause to suspect” abuse.
  • Describe how emotional abuse can affect children and their developmental growth.
  • List the physical and behavioral indicators of sexual abuse.
  • Define what constitutes abuse, maltreatment, and neglect, and identify the corresponding physical and behavioral indicators.
  • Describe what constitutes “reasonable cause to suspect” abuse and identify situations when healthcare professionals must report suspected cases.
  • Describe the circumstances that require the use of personal protective equipment and identify these specific barriers.
  • List specific occupational health strategies in preventing HIV, hepatitis B virus, and TB in healthcare providers and identify resources for evaluation of healthcare workers infected with these conditions.
  • Define engineering controls and work practice controls and identify a hierarchy of exposure prevention strategies.
  • Identify a professional’s responsibility for maintaining a safe patient care environment and recognize nonspecific disease findings that prompt evaluation by healthcare providers.
  • Describe the signs and symptoms of sepsis, and relate the importance of rapid identification management.

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Course Summary: New York RN/LPN License Renewal CE Package: 5 Hours - Fulfills State Requirements

Course Title                   Course Hours

NY Mandated Infection Control for Healthcare Professionals    3
Identifying and Reporting Child Abuse and Maltreatment in New York    2
Total Hours    5

Accreditation Information

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In support of improving patient care, Relias LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

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