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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 per credit (hour)
Up to 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Estimated time to complete this activity: up to 16.00 hours
Lead Author(s): Richard Amini, MD; Hans Bradshaw, MD; Dale Woolridge, MD
The author(s)/contributor(s) state that they do not have any financial arrangements that could constitute a conflict of interest.
Detailed Information >>
Meets Special CME Requirements in: Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas     Learn More >>
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 at the Arizona Health Sciences Center
Credit Designation and Accreditation Statements >>
Current Approval Period: April 8, 2014 - April 7, 2016
Original Release Date: October 5, 2004
Most Recent Review by Author: April 8, 2014
Most Recent Review by CME Sponsor: April 8, 2014
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, 2014 - April 7, 2016
Financial Support Received: Initial program development supported by grant R44 MH62233 from the US National Institute of Mental Health.

ACCME/AMA PRA Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the sponsorship of The University of Arizona College of Medicine at the Arizona Health Sciences Center. The University of Arizona College of Medicine at the Arizona Health Sciences Center is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Arizona College of Medicine at the Arizona Health Sciences Center 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.


University of Arizona CME Office Contact Information and CME Disclosure

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

The following CME Office Reviewer(s) state(s) that neither s/he nor any immediate family members have any financial arrangements with commercial interests that could constitute a conflict of interest with this activity:

Randa Kutob, MD

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
William (Tulley) Straub

Current Management of Domestic Violence - Responding to IPV
Ratings (3092 responses)
How would you rate this program overall?
Average Rating: 4.51/5.00
How well were the learning objectives of this program met?
Average Rating: 4.58/5.00
How relevant was the information in this program to your clinical practice?
Average Rating: 4.19/5.00
Likelihood you will make a change in practice behavior based on your participation in this activity.
Average Rating: 4.00/5.00
User Comments
by Hidden | Mar 30, 2014
I believe when it comes to IBS irritable bowel syndrome, the importance of sugar,gluten should not be underestimated. certainly the use of medications have shown some benefits but not always.
by Jeffrey Allman | Feb 17, 2014
GOOD
by raymond barnes | Jan 19, 2014
Much better than expected. I see a lot of children as a specialist and have dealt with this more often than I would like. This course was practical and helpful
by Hidden | Jan 15, 2014
The possibility of wive's abusing their husbands should be recognized. This abuse could be either psychological/verbal or physical, and is not rare.
by Donald Geldart | Jan 13, 2014
learning with case study is best
by Paul Graham | Jan 12, 2014
Excellent 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
Delaware Recognizing and Reporting Domestic Violence
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
Completing any 2 credits of this course will meet ALL ASPECTS of Florida's Domestic Violence CME requirement. (Really, really)
Massachusetts Risk Management
Pennsylvania Risk Management / Patient Safety
Rhode Island Medical Ethics
Texas Medical Ethics / Professional Responsibility (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.

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