The Role of the Medical Provider in Child Maltreatment
Courses are available for viewing on the Wisconsin Child Abuse Network (WI CAN) website
The WI CAN Educational Series consists of statewide, web-based lectures and case-based discussions on various topics related to child maltreatment delivered and led by subject matter experts. The target audience consists of physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, other allied health professionals, law enforcement officials, social workers and attorneys. The goal of the educational series is to improve the recognition of child maltreatment and management of cases when child maltreatment is a concern.
- Emergency Medicine Providers
- Family Medicine Providers
- Physician Assistants
- Advanced Practice Nurses
- Allied Health Care Professionals
- Social Workers
- Law Enforcement Professionals
- Improve detection of child maltreatment
- Understand the health care provider’s role in reporting and evaluating children suspected of being maltreated
- Appropriately consider other conditions that could be mistaken for child maltreatment
- Create a plan about how to access child maltreatment medical expertise
In accordance with the ACCME® standard for Commercial Support Number 6, all in control of content disclosed any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose:
Lynn K. Sheets, MD, FAAP
Jennifer Yates, MS, FNP-BC
Connie Klick, MSW
Thomas Fallon, JD
Speaker: Emily Erickson and Dr. Lynn Sheets
ACCME Accreditation Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education to physicians.
AMA Credit Designation Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this enduring material a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
Nursing Contact Hours
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Nurses who successfully complete each monthly activity will receive 1.0 nursing contact hours. Nurses who successfully complete each quarterly activity will receive 2.0 nursing contact hours.
Attorney Legal Credits - Not Available for On-Demand Webinars
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.