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Safeguarding children and teenagers

Module summary

Dr Vimal Tiwari explains what you need to do to protect younger patients

Learning objectives

This module will update you on key areas of safeguarding children and young people, including:

  • Which policies you must have in your practice
  • How to spot signs of abuse
  • How to proceed if you believe a young person is being abused
  • How to involve other agencies in safeguarding
Author
Dr Vimal Tiwari is a GP, named safeguarding GP in West Hertfordshire and a clinical lead for the RCGP
Date module published
30/09/2016
Module due for review
30/09/2018
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1 CPD hour
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
2 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
good clear layout and informative
Graham Dolman
24.04.2017.
A good summary of the area
Eamonn Walsh
21.04.2017.
very good
Georgeta Mioara Miu
18.04.2017.
Very good.
Alec Goldin
14.04.2017.
Very useful
Victoria Stanley
12.04.2017.