Under Minnesota law, the following professionals are required to make reports for abuse against vulnerable adults:
“A professional or professional’s delegate while engaged in:
In the state of Minnesota, all maltreatment reports need to be submitted to the Minnesota Adult Abuse Reporting Center (MAARC). A report also needs to be submitted to the Minnesota Department of Health and law enforcement in certain applicable cases.
All reports are screened by the MAARC. They are then referred to the concerned country agencies, law enforcement agencies, the medical examiner, ombudsman, or other organizations for an appropriate investigation of the case and a determination of the alleged abuse or any other required resolution.