CHILD WELFARE MANUAL

Section 8, Chapter 9 (Fatality/Critical Event Reporting and Review Protocol) – Overview

(Effective:  05/01/19)

Chapter 9 Overview

This chapter outlines the process for completing critical event reviews when there is a fatality, near-fatality, and other critical events.

Table of Contents

9.1 Fatality/Critical Event Reporting and Review Protocol

9.1.1 Critical Event Categories

9.1.2 Critical Event Report (CS-23) Procedure

9.1.3 Critical Event Response

9.1.4 The Critical Event Review Process

 9.1.4.1 Critical Event Tool Kit

9.1.4.2 Review of the Critical Event

 9.1.4.3 Critical Event Review Panels