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Added Tuesday, March 22, 2016 by Office of the Chief Medical Examiner

New Resources on Adult Fatality Review in Virginia

As of July 1, 2015, Virginia law supports the formation of local and regional Adult Fatality Review Teams (AFRTs) to identify and review deaths involving abuse, neglect and exploitation of incapacitated and older adults in the Commonwealth. Resources to assist communities in forming AFRTs can be found here.