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Event Information

Universal Resource Sharing Presented by the IDPH COVID-19 Equity Team's Abuse Prevention Workgroup

Date: July 1, 2021

Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. (Central)

Location: Virtual


About the Training: The Abuse Prevention Workgroup of IDPH's COVID-19 Equity Team will present a tool on Universal Resources Sharing. This tool can be used by all Patient Health Navigators/CHW and all medical personnel/volunteers coming into contact with patients via COVID testing, contact tracing, and vaccine distribution in the state of Illinois. Patient Health Navigators/CHW are in a unique position to share resources with people who may be experiencing abuse and this does not require screening for abuse. 

Learning Objective(s): Participants will learn how to utilize the Universal Resource Sharing tool which allows for the safe and equitable dissemination of information to everyone. 

Presenters: Beth Klieger, LCSW, CDVP, Clinical Manager, Catholic Charities of Chicago; Colleen Montgomery, LCSW, Outreach Services Coordinator, Connections for Abused Women and their Children; and Kristin Kaufman, MS, Home Visiting Specialist, Prevent Child Abuse Illinois

Who Should Attend: Patient Health Navigators, Community Health Workers, Contact Tracers, Medical Professionals