Interesting and closer look at the job and work of a SANE nurse. SANE nurses play an important role in helping sexually assaulted victims find justice through immediate care and collection of evidence. SANE nurses are excellent candidates for Forensic Nursing Certification.
The article, “What it’s Like To Work as a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE)” by Chaunie Brusie takes a closer look at the importance of SANE nurses. She states,
“On top of the injustices she sees for victims, Helmbrecht adds that she struggles with battling common assumptions the general public has about sexual assault and domestic violence. For instance, comments like, “Why don’t they just leave if the abuse is so bad?” blame the victim and overlook the reality that the most dangerous time for a victim of intimate partner violence is when a decision has been made to leave. ”
To review the entire article, please click here
Please also review AIHCP’s Forensic Nursing Certification and see if it meets your academic and professional goals. The program is online and independent study and open to qualified professionals and nurses seeking a four year certification in Forensic Nursing