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Identifying, Reporting and Responding to the Abuse of Older People in Care

INTERACTIVE
Kineo Learning
1 hr 5 mins

Identifying, Reporting and Responding to the Abuse of Older People in Care

INTERACTIVE
Kineo Learning
1 hr 5 mins

Course Overview

This course has been developed to provide learners with an understanding of how to identify, report and respond to the abuse of older people who are in a care relationship.

Target Audience

This course is suitable for professionals who provide care to older people in Australia.

Learning Objectives

This course will provide an understanding of:

  • Background to and the definitions and prevalence of the abuse of older people in Australia
  • Types of abuse most commonly experienced by older people
  • Requirements for the reporting of abuse of an older person in your care
  • Roles and responsibilities of staff around the abuse of a person in their care
  • Barriers to staff reporting suspected and actual abuse
  • Actions to take if there is imminent threat to an older person

Duration

65 Minutes