Forensic Nursing Program Article on Helping Sexual Assault Victims

Sexual assault crimes that go unsolved are find no justice for the survivor are against the true nature of justice.  Nurse examiners are equipped to help survivors find justice through forensic science.   Nurses look for Forensic Nursing certifications to help prepare them for these roles.

Learn more and how to become a forensic nurse through AICHP's Forensic Nursing Certification
Learn more and how to become a forensic nurse through AICHP’s Forensic Nursing Certification

The article, “Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners Help Survivors Find Justice” by S.E Smith states,

“When survivors of sexual assault seek medical care, it can be a stressful and traumatic experience. Many don’t know what to expect, and they may be afraid of encountering pressure to report, judgmental comments and other upsetting events.”

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Please also review our Forensic Nursing Certification.  The certification presents an excellent opportunity for nurses to earn knowledge and documentation to work with hospitals in sexual assault cases and care.