Mandatory Reporting

All associates of Allen College, as an institution of higher education, are under the mandate of the Allen Health System Standard Operating Procedure 1-D-50-1, found on the intranet, which obligates reporting of child abuse or neglect occurring on the institution’s premises. All associates of Allen College are considered mandatory reporters and must complete two (2) hours of training related to identification of child abuse and dependent adult abuse within 6 months of initial employment for those individuals hired on or after January 1, 2010, and thereafter at least every five years in accordance with State laws for mandatory reporters.