Read the following resources before posting to the discussion:
· Muller, L., & Fink-Samnick, E. (2015). Mandatory Reporting: Let’s Clear Up the Confusion. Professional Case Management, 20(4), 199-203. DOI: 10.1097/NCM.0000000000000102
· New York State Office of Children and Family Services. (2016). Summary guide for mandated reporters in New York State. Retrieved from http://ocfs.ny.gov/main/publications/Pub1159.pdf
Initial Discussion Post:
Address the following:
· Discuss the common ethical and legal implications of mandatory reporting for nurses regardless of the state in which a Registered Nurse practices.
· Do the mandatory reporting laws ensure children will be protected? Explain your response.
· How would the RN overcome the feeling of hesitation to report suspected child abuse?
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