Child Abuse: Clinical, Ethical, & Legal Issues Live Broadcast


Course Objectives:

  1. Describe the epidemiology of child abuse among the American populace
  2. Describe the predisposing factors for child abuse
  3. Identify the categories of child abuse
  4. Recognize clinical signs observable on child abuse victims
  5. Recognize clinical findings & conditions that mimic child abuse
  6. Recognize typical behaviors of child abusers in the healthcare setting
  7. Discuss the ethical & legal implications of child abuse for healthcare practitioners
  8. Describe the impact of child abuse situations on healthcare practitioners


This broadcast is sponsored Radiometer America, a worldwide leader in blood gas analysis. In fact, in 1954 Radiometer launched the world’s first commercially available blood gas analyzer. Their sponsorship is allowing you to take it for only $5.

Registering allows you to participate in the live broadcast airing on Friday, December 8, 2023. It is not a course that can be taken at any time. Course times this day are:

11:00 AM Eastern
10:00 AM Central
9:00 AM Mountain
8:00 AM Pacific

Payments and certificates are handled by our website and the course will be taught in a Zoom meeting. The Zoom meeting will open 30 minutes before showtime.

Registration / Join a Meeting:

1) Click the Purchase This Course button (Annual CEU Subscribers skip to step 3).

2) After concluding your purchase, you will receive an email from us with a link to register for the Zoom meeting.

3) This course is free for our Annual CEU Subscription holders. If you have an active Annual CEU Subscription, click here to register for the Zoom meeting. Interested in an Annual CEU Subscription? Click here to learn more.

4) You will receive a confirmation email from Zoom. You will join the meeting on the day of the broadcast by 1) clicking the link provided in the Zoom registration confirmation email; 2) clicking Join in the Zoom column on the broadcast schedule; or 3) clicking here.

.Evaluations & Certificates:

Certificates will be available on our website (we DO NOT email certificates) and will be located on the Account > Courses page. See the two methods below to learn how to obtain your certificate. Please note if you do not fill out the evaluation within 30 minutes of the end of the presentation, you will not receive a certificate. We will be standing by at the end of the presentation to assist you by chat, phone, and email.

Method One: The evaluation link will be posted in the Zoom chat at the end of the Zoom meeting and it is also posted on the Real-Time Live Broadcast Schedule. Certificates are awarded upon completion of the evaluation and are accessed using the menu Account > Courses.

Method Two: You may return to this page, scroll to the bottom, and under Lessons click on Start This Lesson next to the Evaluation. If you do not see Start This Lesson, you either did not purchase the course or are not logged in to the website (See “Why do I see COURSE LOCKED – Purchase This Course?” on our FAQ page).