This updated Sigma program provides the necessary knowledge and resources to develop a clinical knowledge base when caring for patients of sexual violence. Comprised of 14 modules, it follows the International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN) Educational Guidelines for didactic coursework in Adolescent/Adult SANE.
This course satisfies the international Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN) requirement for 40 hours of didactic coursework as one component of completing the SANE-A certification. The course provides a solid foundation for medical professionals to begin practicing as a SAFE or SANE, under the guidance of a qualified preceptor. Learners will be able to gather and utilize available research and best practices surrounding the medical forensic examination for patients affected by sexual assault.
Content includes over five continuing nursing education (CNE) hours regarding vulnerable and at-risk populations, such as patients with disabilities, older persons, and LGBTQ individuals. Equip yourself and your team with the training to make a difference. Will you be ready to deliver the care of patients in their most vulnerable moments?