APhA Quick Quiz: Child Abuse

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Every day, five children experience child abuse or neglect and 80% of cases involve a parent. Let alone, only 12 to 30% of cases are reported. It is our duty as a worker in the healthcare field to report suspected child abuse or neglect. Take this quick quiz to test your knowledge on types of child abuse, signs and symptoms associated with child abuse, and how to report suspected child abuse.

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, pharmacists will be able to:

  1. Identify the different types of child abuse.
  2. Describe the signs and symptoms of the various types of child abuse.
  3. Discuss the various ways to report suspected child abuse.

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, pharmacy technicians will be able to:

  1. Identify the different types of child abuse.
  2. Describe the signs and symptoms of the various types of child abuse.
  3. Discuss ways pharmacy technicians and staff can report suspected child abuse.

Activity Type: Knowledge-based
Target Audience: Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians 
Learning Level: 2

Accreditation Information 

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The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The ACPE Universal Activity Number for this activity is 0202-0000-21-115-H04-P/TTo claim 0.5 contact hours of CPE credit (0.05 CEUs) for participating in this online learning activity, APhA Quick Quiz: Child Abuse, participants will need to complete all 5 questions provided, answer the evaluation questions, then CLAIM credit. A valid pharmacist.com username and password is required to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor to view CPE transcript.  

Initial release date: January 27, 2021
Expiration date: January 27, 2024 - No credit can be earned after this date

Development

APhA Quick Quiz: Child Abuse is an online continuing education activity for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians developed by the American Pharmacists Association. ©2021 American Pharmacists Association.

Disclosures

Sherryll Kraizer, PhD and APhA’s editorial staff declare no conflicts of interest or financial interests in any product or service mentioned in this activity, including grants, employment, gifts, stock holdings, and honoraria. For a complete list of APhA staff disclosures, please visit the APhA website  www.pharmacist.com/apha-disclosures

Conflicts of interest have been resolved through content review by Helen Sairany, BA, PharmD, MBA, BCACP, Director of Content Development & Partnership at the American Pharmacists Association. 

System Requirements

Computer and internet access are required to complete this activity.  Please visit our website to view the System Requirements.

Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ACPE# 0202-0000-21-115-H04-P 0.05 CEUs January 27, 2021 - January 27, 2024
ACPE# 0202-0000-21-115-H04-T 0.05 CEUs January 27, 2021 - January 27, 2024