Practitioner Reference Card for Domestic Violence
This laminated 3″ x 5″ pocket reference card is an excellent tool for health care providers who are learning how to conduct routine assessment for domestic violence. The card includes a definition of domestic violence and model assessment questions, as well as listing validating messages to convey to patients who disclose abuse and tips for assessing patient safety. The card also lists the number of the National Hotline on Domestic Violence and reminds providers how to document findings. The card is lined by a 5″ ruler for measuring injuries that may have resulted from domestic violence.
Endorsed by the American Medical Association, American Nurses Association, American College of Physicians, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American College of Nurse-Midwives, and other leading national health groups.