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Current Management of Domestic Violence - Responding to IPV


Current Management of Domestic Violence - Responding to IPV

CME Certificate Fee: $25.00 (USD) per hr./credit
Up to 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Estimated time to complete this activity: up to 16.00 hours
Author(s): Richard Amini, MD; Hans Bradshaw, MD; Dale Woolridge, MD, PhD
DISCLOSURE STATEMENT: All author(s), contributor(s), editor(s), and CME Office Reviewer(s) state that they do not have any financial arrangements with commercial interests that could constitute a conflict of interest.
Further Author Information | Further CME Information
Meets Special CME Requirements in: Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nevada, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas     Learn More >>

Pennsylvania Licensees: This course is NOT approved by the PA DHS to meet the state child abuse requirement.

Course Learning Objectives:

  • Screen patients for intimate partner violence (IPV) and appropriately respond to disclosures of abuse.
  • Recognize patterns of abuse and properly document IPV.
  • Assess the safety of IPV victims.
  • Report and refer IPV victims to appropriate community agencies.
  • Recognize and support patients' readiness to change their violent situation.

Learning Format: Case-based, interactive online course, including mandatory assessment questions (number of questions varies by course or module). Please also read the Technical Requirements.

CME Sponsor: University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson
Credit Designation and Accreditation Statements >>
Current Approval Period: April 8, 2016 - April 7, 2018
Original Release Date: October 5, 2004
Most Recent Review by Author: April 8, 2016
Most Recent Review by CME Sponsor: April 8, 2016
Financial Support Received: Initial program development supported by grant R44 MH62233 from the US National Institute of Mental Health.
Current Management of Domestic Violence - Responding to IPV
Up to 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Current Approval Period: April 8, 2016 - April 7, 2018
Financial Support Received: Initial program development supported by grant R44 MH62233 from the US National Institute of Mental Health.

ACCME/AMA PRA Accreditation Statement

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this enduring material for a maximum of 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


CME Office Contact Information and CME Disclosure

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson
Office of Continuing Medical Education
520-626-7832
uofacme@email.arizona.edu

The following University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson CME Reviewers, Activity Directors, or Planning Committee Members have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests that could constitute a conflict of interest with the proposed activity:

Randa Kutob, MD
Robert Amend, MEd

Current Management of Domestic Violence - Responding to IPV
About the Editors, Authors, Consultants, and Program Developers

Current Editors

Richard Amini, MD
Hans Bradshaw, MD
Dale Woolridge, MD, PhD, FAAEM, FAAP, FACEP

Editors of Past Editions

Zita Surprenant, MD, MPH
John Harris Jr., MD, MBA, FACP
Ellen Taliaferro, MD, FACEP

Authors of Past Editions

M. Denise Dowd, MD, MPH
Christine Fiore, PhD
Jennifer Gunter MD, FRCSC, FACOG
Randa Kutob, MD
Penny Randall, MD, MBA
Zita Surprenant, MD, MPH
Ellen Taliaferro, MD, FACEP

Consultants of Past Editions

Elaine Alpert, MD
Sarah Buel, JD
Ronnie Fass, MD
Paul Fenster, MD, FACC
Laurie Jacobs, MD
Amy Middleman, MD, MPH, MSEd
Connie Mitchell, MD
Irene Walsh, MD

Program Developers

Robert Amend, M.Ed.
John Harris Jr., MD, MBA, FACP
Cheryl Novalis-Marine, MS, MBA

Current Management of Domestic Violence - Responding to IPV
Ratings (4054 responses)
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Average Rating: 4.51/5.00
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Average Rating: 4.58/5.00
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Average Rating: 4.18/5.00
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Average Rating: 4.00/5.00
User Comments
by Hidden | Dec 29, 2016
Valuable new information of systamatic approach to domestic violence.
by Phillip Sinaikin | Dec 27, 2016
Wonderfully done. Not dry and boring like many CME's I have taken. Minimal but appropriate references cited. Excellent!!
by Amjad Khan  | Oct 13, 2016
Seems the speaker do no do active bread and butter medical practice . The seem more like acamademic professors. How ever I learn a lot about IPV .
by Hidden | Oct 3, 2016
excellent case illustrating the changes in the cycle experienced by a victim of abuse and how a health care provider can assist a patient's movement from one change to the next to obtain safety
by Marcella Jones | Jul 19, 2016
The cases were well presented. I would definitely use this approach in my practice
by KIM FAULKNER | Apr 2, 2016
very good course
Current Management of Domestic Violence - Responding to IPV
This course meets general AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit(s)TM requirements in states that have a CME requirement.

Based on information from state licensing authorities, this program meets special CME requirements in these states:

Connecticut Domestic Violence CME
Delaware Recognizing and Reporting Domestic Violence CME
In addition to completing one of the patient cases in this domestic violence program, you must also complete one of the VLH.com child abuse courses in order to meet the "recognition of child sexual and physical abuse and exploitation" portion of the mandated training requirement. These programs also include required information about Delaware's reporting requirements. You can view these courses by going to the Delaware Courses List.
Florida Domestic Violence CME
Completing any 2 credits of this course will meet ALL ASPECTS of Florida's Domestic Violence CME requirement. (Really, really)
Massachusetts Risk Management CME
Michigan Medical Ethics
Nevada Ethics CME
Pennsylvania Risk Management / Patient Safety CME
Rhode Island Ethics CME
Texas Medical Ethics / Professional Responsibility CME (all physicians)

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Current Management of Domestic Violence - Responding to IPV
Technical Requirements

This web-based activity is offered online and requires an always-on connection to the Internet (the activity cannot be downloaded). The activity works on PC or Mac computers and most tablet computers. The activity should work with the newer versions of major Internet browsers, including Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome, and Safari. JavaScript should be enabled in all browsers, and Popups and first party cookies need to be accepted from www.VLH.com. You should also have the latest, free Adobe Reader installed for reading documents.

For additional information, read the Technical Assistance FAQ.

This program also requires that you have the latest free Flash Player.

IMPORTANT for iPad Users: Please download and use the Free Puffin Browser from the app store if you want to complete this course on an iPad.

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