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Strangulation | The Last Warning Shot

Program Date & Time:
April 3, 2024 | 8:00am - 4:30pm
Modality:
  • Webinar
Registration Fee:
Free
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Additional Details
Instructional Hours:
6.50
Registration Deadline:
4/2/24 3:00 PM
Cancellation Deadline:
4/2/24 11:58 PM
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Presenter(s)
Description
This course presentation will be a viewing of a live webinar presentation presented in July 2023. It is presented by the Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention and made possible by the Mcleod Forensic Nurse Training Program HRSA grant. The purpose of this course is to bring further information and knowledge to topics of strangulation including “Because We Didn’t Know,” “If We Only Knew- All Things Medical,” “How Do you Know- Investigators,” “How Do you Prove It- All Things Legal,” and “They Have a Right to Know- Victim Advocacy.” This course will help the participant to understand all aspects of a SARRT team members role in caring for a strangulation patient. A SANE nurse will be present in each viewing to answer questions.

Keywords: strangulation, le, law enforcement, sexual assault, sane, forensic nursing, vsp

Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Justify the need for Strangulation training.
  • Identify immediate and delayed signs and symptoms of Strangulation.
  • Discuss the importance of trauma-informed interviewing.
  • Discuss the importance of seeking care and the lethality of Strangulation.
  • Identify resources and long-term consequences for Strangulation survivors.
Disclosures
This program is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $424,791 with 0% financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov. Pee Dee AHEC’s conflict of interest policy requires faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentations/materials. Speakers have signed a vested interest form declaring any conflict of interest in education activities. Please see individual activities for any conflicts of interest. Provisions of these educational activities by Pee Dee AHEC does not imply endorsement by Pee Dee AHEC, SCNA or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with activities.
Credits Available
  • Victim Service Providers
    Department of Crime Victim Services Training
    Credit Statement

    This training has been approved for 6.5 credit hours for Victim Service Providers though CVST. Course #: 796

  • Social Workers
    SC Board of Social Work Examiners (Non-SW)
    Credit Statement
    This program is approved for 6.5 non-social work hours of continuing education by Pee Dee AHEC, a part of the South Carolina AHEC system, as defined by the South Carolina Board of Social Work Examiners.
  • Physicians
    McLeod Health CME
    Credit Statement
    McLeod Health is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia (MAG) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. McLeod Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • Law Enforcement
    SC Criminal Justice Academy
    Credit Statement

    This program awards 6.25 CLEE hours upon successful completion. Institutional Provider Number: 433 Lesson Plan Number: 6902

  • EMTs/Paramedics
    SC DHEC Division of Emergency Medical Services
    Credit Statement
    The Division of EMS and Trauma of the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control has approved this program for the following Continued Education Units (CEUs) based on NREMT’s 2016 NCCR Standards. 6.25 Hours Total DHEC Identification Number: 2024_STLWS_SCDHEC
  • Counselors/Therapists
    SC Board of Examiners for Professional Counselors
    Credit Statement
    This program is approved for 6.5 hours of continuing education by Pee Dee AHEC, a division of SC AHEC, under its accreditation by the South Carolina Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Psycho-Educational Specialists.
  • Attorneys
    South Carolina Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization
    Credit Statement
    This program has been approved for 6.5 Credits by the SC Commission on CLE and Specialization. Course Number: 241634ADO
  • APRNs/PAs
    McLeod Health CME
    Credit Statement
    McLeod Health is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia (MAG) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. McLeod Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Only the credit commensurate should be claimed with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • All other participants
    Area Health Education Consortium
    Credit Statement
    This program provides 0.65 CEUs by Pee Dee AHEC and meets South Carolina AHEC Best Practice Standards.
Locations/Participation Options
Contact(s)

If you have questions about the credits, location/video conference information, or any other details specific to this particular program, please reach out to the contact(s) below:

  • Name:
    Beejay Parnell
    Phone:
    843-777-5347
    Email:
    Beejay.parnell@mcleodhealth.org
  • Name:
    Nita Jackson
    Phone:
    843-777-5343
    Email:
    bejackson@mcleodhealth.org
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