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(C) If the death of a child is the result of suspected child abuse or neglect, the PCSA shall:

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Jeff Felton
09-06-2016 (12:12pm)
The form JFS 01987 and its' instructions require completion in cases of a child death where the PCSA had an open case (including assessment/investigation) even if the death was not as a result of suspected abuse or neglect. However, "C" above required action (only) when the child dies as a result of child abuse or neglect. To avoid confusion, the form and the rule should state the same thing.
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