Online Course » Introduction to Veterans Benefits for Clinicians

Course Description:

The Course clarifies the legal and administrative environment which clinicians must understand in order to work effectively with returning Veterans.

It focuses on treatment reporting requirements, confidentiality of clinical notes and records, and questions of operational readiness -- three important areas in which specific obligations are an inherent part of the military healthcare system.
Course Objective:

1) to state and apply the legal definition of a Veteran

2) to describe the implications for receiving benefits for every type of Discharge

3) to explain the features of Service Connected Disability Compensation and non-Service Connected Pensions

4) to describe the importance of the clinicians role cases of potential Willful Misconduct 5) to use accurate and effective language in clinical statements regarding Veterans benefits
Intended Audience:

Psychologists, Family Therapists, Clinical Social Workers, Registered Nurses, Counselors
Credits:
1.50
Hours:
1.50
Certificates:
American Psychological Association (APA) - view details
California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) - view details
California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) - view details
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) - view details

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