Forensic Care Programs
We offer program evaluation and process improvement, review and development of policies and procedures, as well as forensic program expansion consultation. Our expansion consultation services assist with feasibility, process development and assistance in transitioning from a sexual assault nurse examiner (SANE) program to a comprehensive forensic program.
Forensic Training & Educations
We personally offer training for sexual assault nurse examiners and forensic nurse examiners. All training is conducted by a board-certified advanced forensic nurse, nurse practitioner, certified forensic nurse examiner, and certified sexual assault nurse examiner. This training covers exams for the adult, adolescent, and pediatric populations. We can customize to your specific needs at your facility and location.
Forensic Nurse Examiner Training
This 24-hour didactic program prepares the nurse attendee to complete a compassionate and comprehensive medical forensic examination to those patients that sustain trauma and injury not associated with sexual assault.
Topics to include the following:
• Care of the Strangulation Patient
• Forensic Exam of the Physical Assault Patient & Suspect Centered Care
• Gunshot Wounds
• Penetrating Trauma
• Forensic Nurse and the Trauma Patient
• Forensic Nursing Legality & Demystifying the Courtroom-Testifying as an Expert
• Forensic Evidence Collection and Preservation
• Elder Abuse & Special Needs
• Forensic Photography
• Intimate Partner Violence
• Human Trafficking
• The Law Enforcement Prospective
• Prosecution V the Defense and much more.
Adult & Adolescent Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Training
This 40-hour didactic program prepares the nurse attendee to complete a competent and comprehensive sexual assault medical forensic evidentiary examination. The program provides content specific to the care of the adult and adolescent sexual assault patient, and is consistent with the standards of practice as defined by the International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN).
Pediatric Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Training
This 40-hour didactic course is designed to prepare the experienced adult & adolescent sexual assault nurse examiner to advance their knowledge and clinical skills to the pre-pubescent and pediatric population.
• Typical Physical Findings
• Medical Conditions
• Trauma-Related Findings
• Child Physical Abuse
• Mandatory Reporting
• & More
Combination Pediatric, Adult and Adolescent Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Training:
This 64-hour didactic course program prepares the nurse attendee to complete a competent and comprehensive sexual assault medical forensic evidentiary examination for all patient populations. The program provides content specific to the care of the adult, adolescent, and pediatric sexual assault patient, and is consistent with the standards of practice as defined by the International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN).
Expanding Your Program from Traditional SANE to a Comprehensive Forensic Program
Are you a program director or coordinator with the vision of transitioning your SANE program to a comprehensive forensic program? We proudly provide assistance in your program's advancement in providing medical forensic examinations to all patients that have sustained injury or trauma from an act of violence. Has your program considered assisting law enforcement in the completion of suspect examinations? We can provide specific training and education to meet all your patient's forensic needs. Contact us for options in program consulting, training and education.