ReAct: Act on Adult Abuse and Neglect – It’s Your Duty (online)

Please use Google Chrome to complete this online course in LearningHUb.

The goal of this module is to teach you how to recognize, report, and act on abuse, neglect, and self-neglect of vulnerable adults.

Upon completing this module, you should be able to:

  • Define physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional abuse, and financial abuse and describe the indicators.
  • Define neglect and self-neglect and describe the indicators.
  • Identify the risk factors which make adults more likely to experience abuse, neglect, and self-neglect.
  • State and explain what VCHA's role is as a Designated Agency under the Adult Guardianship Act.
  • State and explain what your role is as a Vancouver Coastal Health employee to recognize and report adult abuse and neglect, and describe the steps you must take when you become aware of a situation.

  • All VCH clinical staff and staff/agencies providing clinical services on behalf of VCH.

    30 minutes

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    Contact Info

    Yip, So Han

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