Child Fatality Review Panel, Georgia-Department of Human Resources (administrative attachment)-Georgia Child Fatality Review Panel ID# 30060-24264, FULTON

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Agency Abbreviation: GaCFR
Agency: Child Fatality Review Panel, Georgia
Department : Department of Human Resources (administrative attachment)
Office: Office of Child Fatality Review
Service: Georgia Child Fatality Review Panel
Description of Service: The Georgia Office of Child Fatality Review (OCFR) provides direction, oversight, and training for each of the 159 Child Fatality Review Committees.
Comments: The purpose of local Child Fatality Review (CFR) Committees is to provide a confidential forum to determine the cause and circumstances around child deaths, which includes accurately identifying and uniformly reporting the cause and manner.
Address: 55 Park Place, Suite 410
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City: Atlanta
County: FULTON
State: GA
ZIP: 30303
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Local Phone: 404-656-4200
Fax Number: 404-656-5200
Toll Free Phone: 000-000-0000
Email Address: gacfrstaff@dhr.state.ga.us
Web Site URL: www.gacfr.oca.georgia.gov
Office Hours: M - F - 0800 - 1700

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is Child Fatality Review?
Child Fatality Review (CFR) is the process of closely examining all information related to child deaths. Reviews are conducted at the county level by the child fatality review committee in the child's county of residence.
When did Child Fatality Review (CFR) begin in Georgia?
Child Fatality Review was initiated in Georgia in 1989 as the result of a series of newspaper articles chronicling child deaths in Georgia. The articles reported an alarming lack of investigation into a number of child deaths.
What is the difference between the Child Fatality Review Panel and Child Fatality Review Committee?
The Child Fatality Review Committees are county level committees. Each of Georgia's 159 counties has a Child Fatality Review committee. Counties can opt for a circuit-wide committee if desired. The Child Fatality Review Panel is a State Panel.
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Topic Information
  • Topic #: 30060-24264
  • Date Created: 8/16/2013
  • Last Modified Since: 9/12/2013
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