Elder Abuse - Risk Management

Defensible Documentation

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Overview

This training will help you to empower your staff with the knowledge to avoid, stop and respond to elder abuse. It will show you how your organisation can demonstrate it has taken reasonable action to prevent or respond to Elder Abuse.


Target Audience

Staff of Residential Aged Care Facilities


Expected Outcomes

  • Recognise Elder Abuse in unintentional and intentional circumstances
  • Understand the legislative requirement for reporting abuse and its exclusions
  • Find out what happens when you report abuse or are accused of abuse
  • Learn ways to avoid, stop and respond to elder abuse
  • Learn how to document the identification and management of abuse
  • Take away practical strategies to reduce the likelihood of elder abuse in your facility and to respond effectively in the event of an incident
  • Practice resolving real unintentional Elder Abuse situations

Notes

Please email your Expression of Interest (EOI) to ACSA Events Team (Events@acsa.asn.au).

This course is conducted in partnership with: 

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