Aultman Health Foundation STAFF NURSE - SANE PROGRAM in Canton, Ohio
Req# 24618 Aultman Health Foundation, CANTON, OH AULTMAN HOSPITAL Aultman Health Foundation Casual - As Needed - No Benefits, Varied Shifts, varies Purpose of the position: To provide all victims of sexual assault and/or domestic violence who present to the Emergency Department or disclose while inpatient a compassionate, trauma-informed, culturally sensitive, evidence-based forensic evaluation. Requirements for the position: * One-year prior experience as a registered nurse * Completion of an accredited course for Forensic Nurse Examiner * Demonstrated competency in evidence collection and evaluation * Knowledge of the criminal justice system as it relates to assault/sexual assault * Minimum of Bachelors\' Degree in nursing preferred Duties: * Collection of evidence using a sexual assault evidence collection kit, domestic violence documentation tool and/or nonfatal strangulation tool. * Further assessment and documentation for drug-facilitated sexual assault * Assessment and documentation of injury and nonfatal strangulation assessment * Risk evaluation and prophylactic care relating to potential sexually- transmitted diseases * Evaluation of pregnancy risk * Evaluation of need for PEP Protocol * Crisis intervention and collaboration with appropriate advocacy agency * Referrals for medical and psychological follow-up * Safety planning with patient prior to discharge * Maintain secure chain-of-custody of collected evidence Additional responsibilities: * Commit to 2 years with the Serenity Program and must perform a minimum of four examinations per year or complete skills assessment * Involvement in at least one community service project relating to domestic violence, date rape, sexual assault, or human trafficking * Obtain at least four Continuing Education Credit (CEU) relating to assault/sexual assault, domestic violence, date rape, human trafficking, nonfatal strangulation, or stalking * Attend meetings regularly scheduled within the department * Perform annual evaluation and skills assessment Aultman Health Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, protected veteran status or disability. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company. Aultman is an Equal Opportunity Employer that will make reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to apply and compete for employment opportunities for which they are qualified. To request an accommodation, please email our Human Resources department at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 330-363-5415 for further assistance.