Safeguard Their Tomorrows: A Resource to Help Prevent Infant Abductions

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children has created a 3-part video resource to help prevent infant abductions from the hospital setting. The video includes a behavior profile of offenders, considers infant abduction trends in healthcare facilities, summarizes regulatory requirements and professional standards, and provides practical methods for preventing infant abduction.

Course Credit:

0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
0.75 ANCC Contact Hour
0.75 CA-BRN Contact Hour

Dates:

Opens: 2019-03-31
Closes: 2021-03-31

Target Audience:

This activity was developed for managers and staff members of newborn nurseries, labor and delivery units, postpartum units, and pediatric units; and for nurses, pediatricians, hospital administrators, hospital security personnel, and hospital risk managers.

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Mead Johnson Nutrition.
No Faculty Assigned

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the behavioral profile of an infant abductor and detect a potential infant abductor
  • Discuss topics to include when educating parents about infant abduction
  • Identify infant abduction trends in health care facilities
  • Describe methods for preventing, recognizing, and documenting an infant abduction or attempted abduction

Faculty Disclosures

Accreditation and Certification

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
A maximum of 0.75 contact hour may be earned for successful completion of this activity.
Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13664, for 0.75 contact hour.
To receive credit for education contact hours outside of the state of California, please check with your state board of registered nursing for reciprocity.

Additional Content Planners

Anna Nowak-Wegrzyn, MD (Peer Reviewer)
  • Research Support
    • ITN NIAID- clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
    • FARE- clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
    • DBV Technologies- clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
    • Astellas Pharma- clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
    • Nestlé - clinical area of hypoallergenic infant formulas
      Nutricia- clinical area of hypoallergenic infant formulas
    • Thermo Fisher Scientific - clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
  • Consultant
    • Merck- clinical area of sublingual immunotherapy for dust mites
    • ALK-Abelló- clinical area of data monitoring committee - clinical area for sublingual immunotherapy for dust mites
  • Advisory Board
    • Gerber Nutritional Institute - clinical area of solid foods for prevention of food allergy

Sally Schermer, RN, BSN, MBA (Lead Nurse Planner)

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences

Staff at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower have no relevant commercial relationships to disclose.