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Forensic Nurse Job Opportunity

Forensic Nurse Job Opportunity

The Hennepin Assault Response Team (HART)
formerly SARS has a part time
(0.6FTE = 48 hours per payperiod)
opportunity currently available to work the
over night shift.
12 hour shift length and every 3rd weekend. 

Job posting link at Hennepin Healthcare  Link for details

Forensic Examiners provide medical forensic services to victims and suspects of sexual assault, human trafficking, and abuse.  Forensic Examiners also help assault victims cope with the trauma and consequences of the assault. Victims receive assistance through area hospitals 24 hours a day.


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2020 Clinical Skills Labs - Spots Available

2020 Clinical Skills Labs – Spots Available

 Clinical Skills Lab 

New sessions have been added:

October 10-11, 2020

November 14-15, 2020

Link for Registration form

Have you taken the 40-hour SANE course but still need experience performing medical forensic exams for adult/adolescent sexual assault patients?  If so, this 16-hour IAFN Clinical Skills Lab is for you.

This 16-hour Clinical Skills Lab will provide the nurse hands-on Sexual Assault Examination training with live models.  The Skills lab includes training and practice on pelvic speculum insertion, obtaining a medicolegal history, evidence collection and handling, anoscopy, and photography.  The Skills Lab will provide training and practice with developing a plan of care, discharge/safety planning, and risk assessment for STI’s, pregnancy, and HIV with discussions regarding options for prophylaxis of …
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Employment Opportunity

Employment Opportunity

St. Croix Valley SART is hiring for two culturally specific (Native American) Forensic Nursing supervisor
positions within our organization.
One position would be for our Rice Lake location
with the second position working from our Ladysmith location.

Link for details


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IAFN Strangulation Toolkit

IAFN Strangulation Toolkit

The Strangulation Toolkit provides the forensic nurse with detailed guidance on assessment techniques, documentation, and evidence collection for this patient population. This toolkit also provides documents such as discharge instructions and sample policies that can be adjusted to best suit your institution and your forensic practice.


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Inside the News Podcast

Inside the News Podcast

Inside the News Podcast 

A joint podcast of the Star Tribune and WCCO Radio takes listeners inside news coverage for the series “Denied Justice” with Star Tribune reporters and editors.
WCCO Radio’s Jordana Green is the host.


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Denied Justice

Denied Justice

Star Tribune report – Denied Justice
When rape is reported and nothing happens:
How Minnesota’s criminal justice system has failed victims of sexual assault

View the nine-part series as it appeared in print, beginning with a special section on July 22 and continuing through the final installment on Dec. 30, 2018.