Flashcards in 108.04, Newborn Safe Infant Haven Deck (4):
If a parent/agent of parent, leaves a newborn with a safe haven provider, they WILL NOT be guilty of child abuse, as long as 3 stipulations are complied with. What are they?
-infant is unharmed
-parent/agent expresses no intent to return for baby
-safe haven provider reasonably believes baby is not over 3 days old
How is a safe haven provider defined?
-firefighter/EMT on duty
-staff member at hospital/outpatient center
If, based on safe haven guidelines, baby is abandoned, what will company officer do?
-no attempt to detain parent/agent
-gather info on baby (med condition, name)