Victims of Abuse    Safe
   Any individual with information to warrant    suspicion of abuse of a child or an adult is    required to notify a Cli...
Abuse of an Adult   In the case of an adult, you should    ask the patient, “Have you been    abused?”    If the answer ...
Safe Haven   P&S serves as a Safe Haven which    means any parent may relinquish the    care of an infant less than 30 da...
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  1. 1. Victims of Abuse Safe
  2. 2.  Any individual with information to warrant suspicion of abuse of a child or an adult is required to notify a Clinical Manager immediately. Once the situation is assessed, appropriate authorities will be contacted which may include P&S Social Services, and/or the Social Worker on call (SFMC Social Services 966- 5028). If no response is received within 30 minutes repeat the call. In the case of a child, if no response is received within 1 hr, notify Child Protective Services at 362-5311.
  3. 3. Abuse of an Adult In the case of an adult, you should ask the patient, “Have you been abused?” If the answer is yes or with suspicious circumstances notify a Clinical Manager who will follow-up appropriately.
  4. 4. Safe Haven P&S serves as a Safe Haven which means any parent may relinquish the care of an infant less than 30 days old to a P&S employee in safety, anonymity, and without fear of prosecution. If a parent relinquishes a baby to you, you should take the child and immediately notify Administration. You and the baby will be escorted by Administration or Security to SFMC Emergency Department.
  5. 5. End of Presentation This is the end of presentation. Click Quiz button next.
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