Early learning programs routinely handle personal information about children, families, and staff. Confidentiality is an obligation that respects an individual's right to privacy and to protect personal information obtained in confidence. This course will walk you through some of the basics of confidentiality practices.Not all courses are approved for early care and education in every state. Please check State and CEU Approvals page for details.
Course Learning Objectives:
After participating in this course, you will be able to:
- Define confidentiality.
- List three examples of information that need to be kept confidential.
- Describe five practices for maintaining confidentiality.
- List three exceptions for disclosing confidential information.