This course provides an overview of elderly and dependent adult abuse and neglect. By the end of this course learners will be able to: 1) describe risk factors for elder and dependent adult abuse and neglect, 2) name three strategies to prevent elder and dependent adult abuse, 3) list four types of abuse, 4) define the difference between abuse and neglect, and 5) state the mandatory reporting requirement for elder abuse and dependent adult abuse. Course is approved for 1.0 CEUs/contact hours for Certified Nurse Assistants (CNA) in California. Must pass final quiz with 80% or more; may re-take as often as needed. Course will be updated or discontinued on or before July 31, 2023.
Per California Department of Public Health regulations, a time/pause mechanism must be incorporated in this online program. Navigation within this course is restricted in that each slide must be viewed in its entirety before advancing to the next slide. Learners must view each slide and click the next button to advance in the course.