You run a family child care home primarily for infants, with the support of your husband, who assists you. When changing the diaper of a six month-old, you notice bruising on his buttocks. When you look further, you also notice scratch marks and bruising on his back. as well. You know that you changed the infant's diaper that morning and did not notice anything with marks before leaving to run an errand. You suspect something happened to the infant while your husband was left to care for the infant. You question your husband and he becomes defensive and changes his story.
What should you do?
CHOOSE THE BEST ANSWER AND THEN CLICK THE 'SUBMIT' BUTTON.
A. Check other infants for similar bruising to determine whether the abuse is happening to other children in the family child care.
B. Do nothing. The infant may have just gotten scratched and bruised from playing and falling over.
C. Make a report to CWS and the Child Care Licensing Office of suspected physical abuse.