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Flashcards in 108.04, Newborn Safe Infant Haven Deck (4):
1

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

2

How is a safe haven provider defined?

-firefighter/EMT on duty
-staff member at hospital/outpatient center

3

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)
-request PD

4

What social services are available to the parent?

-CPS 24 hr hotline
-Domestic violence issues
-value options
-safe haven

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