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Regional SANE Resources
Cathy Duchow-Cross, RN, MSN, FNP-BC
Burlington/Lakeland (414) 531-2228
Belinda Boyle RN, MSN
Forensic Nurse Newsletter Now Available!
CANCELLED: SANE A Training - Weston March 30-April 3, 2020
SANE A Training - February 17 -21, 2020
SANE A Registration is FULL.
February 17 - 21, 2020: Ascension All Saints Medical Center, 3801 Spring Street, Racine, WI 53406
*Clinical Skills Lab date: April 30, 2020 @ Gundersen Hospital and Medical Center, ICE House...
DOJ Celebrates Forensic Nurses Week
The Department of Justice recognizes the many forensic nurses across our state who provide skilled, compassionate care to the people of Wisconsin every day. Thank you!
DOJ SANE education update
As some of you may be aware, the IAFN has updated recommendations for SANE education. Therefore, as a result and effective immediately, the DOJ SANE A course will no longer have a 2 year minimum RN clinical practice pre-req. For Wisconsin, this update means a likely...
the common goal of creating a seamless, community-based response to the needs of sexual assault victim/survivors
The Medical/Forensic Examiner Program is an essential component of the Sexual Assault Response Team (SART). Each county-based team includes local law enforcement, the District Attorney's office, SAFEs, and sexual assault support center advocates. Members of the SART share the common goal of creating a seamless, community-based response to the needs of sexual assault victim/survivors. As more is learned about the prevalence of sexual assault/abuse and the related low reporting rate, there is increased responsibility to improve the systems charged with responding to these crimes, and to provide a uniform, integrated, informed response to sexual assault. The key systems are healthcare providers, law enforcement, sexual assault centers and prosecutors. Each Medical/Forensic examiner is an integral member of the SART responding to this need.