Tag Archives: elder abuse reporting

Confidentiality – Disclosures to Patient

Below you will find topics that I have written about in prior issues of the Avoiding Liability Bulletin. I make brief comments here or [...]

Elder Abuse

… Make sure that you know what the definition of an “elder” (or similar word or term) is so that if you are a mandated reporter of [...]

Elder Abuse / Dependent Adult Abuse Reporting

Elder abuse reporting can be a tricky area for some and may at times be overlooked. Here are some questions to ponder.

Elder Abuse Reporting

An interesting question that arises from time to time occurs when an elder tells a mandated reporter that he or she has suffered from [...]

Nurses and Mandatory Reporting Laws

Federal and state laws require that certain individuals, particularly those who work in health care, with the elderly, with children, [...]