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Flashcards in Mandatory Reporting Deck (8):
1

Mandatory reporting should be discussed at staff meetings and should include

Discussion of signs of abuse, training of new employees, discussion of concerns

2

All offices must have all employees sign the form acknowledging requirement for reporting

True

3

What mustn't you report

Evidence we are not investigators

4

Unless the matter goes to court the report you make is

Confidential

5

Mandatory reporters are immune from civil or criminal

Liability immune from lawsuit

6

Upon suspicion of abuse you need to

Immediately call CPS or 911, file a written report within 36 hours

7

What are penalties for not reporting suspected abuse

Up to $1000 fee, Jail term up to six months

8

Abuse or neglect resulting in death or great bodily injury if not reported may include

Up to $5000 fee, jail term up to one year or both