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Mandated reporters are those who work with vulnerable populations (children, the elderly, etc.). <br>They may also include those who have care or custody of a child, dependent adult, or elder.<br><br>They are required to report whenever they see or suspect any type of abuse, and can be held liable for intentionally failing to report that abuse.  
 
Mandated reporters are those who work with vulnerable populations (children, the elderly, etc.). <br>They may also include those who have care or custody of a child, dependent adult, or elder.<br><br>They are required to report whenever they see or suspect any type of abuse, and can be held liable for intentionally failing to report that abuse.  
  
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Revision as of 20:54, 21 December 2009

Mandated reporters are those who work with vulnerable populations (children, the elderly, etc.).
They may also include those who have care or custody of a child, dependent adult, or elder.

They are required to report whenever they see or suspect any type of abuse, and can be held liable for intentionally failing to report that abuse.

Further Reading

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