Nursing: Domestic Violence for Florida Nurses
20.95
Online
Mandatory
Please select your state to enroll in this course
About the Course:
This course, applicable to all nurses in the state of Florida, provides information about Florida specific laws related to domestic violence. The course discusses the concept of domestic violence and how to best care for patients who are at risk of, or who have been targets of, domestic violence, as well as the prevalence of domestic violence in both Florida and the US and the impact domestic violence has on patients and society. Different forms of domestic violence and the sequela on selected populations’ healthcare is discussed. National laws are reviewed to enhance the reader’s knowledge of the resources available and the legal issues encountered by domestic violence victims.

Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:
  • Review Florida’s definition of domestic violence.
  • Explain how the coronavirus (COVID-19) can impact the sequela of domestic violence.
  • Analyze the effects of domestic violence on specific populations.
  • Discuss domestic violence mandatory licensure requirements for the state of Florida.
  • Identify laws that impact domestic violence.
About the Author
Marguetta Flaugher, PhD, APRN-BC, is an advanced registered nurse practitioner who currently works at the Bay Pines VA Healthcare System in Bay Pines, Florida. She is an ANCC-certified family nurse practitioner and a psychiatric mental health nurse and has given numerous presentations on domestic violence via publications and national presentations. Dr. Flaugher is a member of several professional nurse practitioner organizations and teaches master’s level leadership courses online at Southern New Hampshire University and online nurse practitioner courses at Chamberlain University.

How to receive credit
  • Read the entire course online or in print which requires a 2-hour commitment of time.
  • Complete the self-assessment quiz questions which are at the end of the course or integrated throughout the course. These questions are NOT GRADED.  The correct answer is shown after you answer the question.  If the incorrect answer is selected, the rationale for the correct answer is provided.  These questions help to affirm what you have learned from the course.
  • Depending on your state requirements you will then be asked to complete either:
    • An affirmation that you have completed the educational activity
    • A mandatory test (a passing score of 70 percent is required). Test questions link content to learning objectives as a method to enhance individualized learning and material retention.
  • If requested, provide required personal information and payment information.
  • Complete the mandatory Course Evaluation
  • Print your Certificate of Completion.
Disclosures

Resolution of Conflict of Interest

In accordance with the ANCC Standards for Commercial Support for continuing education, Colibri Healthcare, LLC implemented mechanisms prior to the planning and implementation of the continuing education activity, to identify and resolve conflicts of interest for all individuals in a position to control content of the course activity.

Sponsorship/Commercial Support and Non-Endorsement
It is the policy of Colibri Healthcare, LLC not to accept commercial support. Furthermore, commercial interests are prohibited from distributing or providing access to this activity to learners.

Disclaimer:
The information provided in this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition ©2020:  All Rights Reserved.  Materials may not be reproduced without the expressed written permission or consent of Colibri Healthcare, LLC.  The materials presented in this course are meant to provide the consumer with general information on the topics covered.  The information provided was prepared by professionals with practical knowledge of the areas covered.  It is not meant to provide medical, legal, or professional advice.  Colibri Healthcare, LLC recommends that you consult a medical, legal, or professional services expert licensed in your state.  Colibri Healthcare, LLC has made all reasonable efforts to ensure that all content provided in this course is accurate and up to date at the time of printing, but does not represent or warrant that it will apply to your situation nor circumstances and assumes no liability from reliance on these materials.  Quotes are collected from customer feedback surveys.  The models are intended to be representative and not actual customers.

Course Verification
All individuals involved have disclosed that they have no significant financial or other conflicts of interest pertaining to this course.  Likewise, and in compliance with California Assembly Bill No. 241, every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that the content in this course is balanced and unbiased.
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Domestic Violence for Florida Nurses - N44137

20.95
About the Course:
This course, applicable to all nurses in the state of Florida, provides information about Florida specific laws related to domestic violence. The course discusses the concept of domestic violence and how to best care for patients who are at risk of, or who have been targets of, domestic violence, as well as the prevalence of domestic violence in both Florida and the US and the impact domestic violence has on patients and society. Different forms of domestic violence and the sequela on selected populations’ healthcare is discussed. National laws are reviewed to enhance the reader’s knowledge of the resources available and the legal issues encountered by domestic violence victims.

Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:
  • Review Florida’s definition of domestic violence.
  • Explain how the coronavirus (COVID-19) can impact the sequela of domestic violence.
  • Analyze the effects of domestic violence on specific populations.
  • Discuss domestic violence mandatory licensure requirements for the state of Florida.
  • Identify laws that impact domestic violence.
About the Author
Marguetta Flaugher, PhD, APRN-BC, is an advanced registered nurse practitioner who currently works at the Bay Pines VA Healthcare System in Bay Pines, Florida. She is an ANCC-certified family nurse practitioner and a psychiatric mental health nurse and has given numerous presentations on domestic violence via publications and national presentations. Dr. Flaugher is a member of several professional nurse practitioner organizations and teaches master’s level leadership courses online at Southern New Hampshire University and online nurse practitioner courses at Chamberlain University.

How to receive credit
  • Read the entire course online or in print which requires a 2-hour commitment of time.
  • Complete the self-assessment quiz questions which are at the end of the course or integrated throughout the course. These questions are NOT GRADED.  The correct answer is shown after you answer the question.  If the incorrect answer is selected, the rationale for the correct answer is provided.  These questions help to affirm what you have learned from the course.
  • Depending on your state requirements you will then be asked to complete either:
    • An affirmation that you have completed the educational activity
    • A mandatory test (a passing score of 70 percent is required). Test questions link content to learning objectives as a method to enhance individualized learning and material retention.
  • If requested, provide required personal information and payment information.
  • Complete the mandatory Course Evaluation
  • Print your Certificate of Completion.
Disclosures

Resolution of Conflict of Interest

In accordance with the ANCC Standards for Commercial Support for continuing education, Colibri Healthcare, LLC implemented mechanisms prior to the planning and implementation of the continuing education activity, to identify and resolve conflicts of interest for all individuals in a position to control content of the course activity.

Sponsorship/Commercial Support and Non-Endorsement
It is the policy of Colibri Healthcare, LLC not to accept commercial support. Furthermore, commercial interests are prohibited from distributing or providing access to this activity to learners.

Disclaimer:
The information provided in this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition ©2020:  All Rights Reserved.  Materials may not be reproduced without the expressed written permission or consent of Colibri Healthcare, LLC.  The materials presented in this course are meant to provide the consumer with general information on the topics covered.  The information provided was prepared by professionals with practical knowledge of the areas covered.  It is not meant to provide medical, legal, or professional advice.  Colibri Healthcare, LLC recommends that you consult a medical, legal, or professional services expert licensed in your state.  Colibri Healthcare, LLC has made all reasonable efforts to ensure that all content provided in this course is accurate and up to date at the time of printing, but does not represent or warrant that it will apply to your situation nor circumstances and assumes no liability from reliance on these materials.  Quotes are collected from customer feedback surveys.  The models are intended to be representative and not actual customers.

Course Verification
All individuals involved have disclosed that they have no significant financial or other conflicts of interest pertaining to this course.  Likewise, and in compliance with California Assembly Bill No. 241, every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that the content in this course is balanced and unbiased.