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St. Croix Valley Sexual Assault Response Team, Inc.
1200 Hosford Street Suite 203, Hudson WI 54016
12 W. Marshall Street, Suite 204, Rice Lake, WI 54868

In partnership with Hope Coalition:
1926 W. Old Main Street Suite 104 Red Wing MN 55066

Thank you for looking at our SANE-Adult/Adolescent Education Page

Our next course will be 

September 30, October 1, 4, 7, 8 2019
First National Bank
104 E. Locust St. River Falls, WI 

Nursing Medical/Forensic Training for Adult/Adolescent includes the following curriculum. This curriculum meets the Educational Standards of the International Association of Forensic Nurses.

Adult/Adolescent Didactic Content Target Competencies:

The following content framework is designed to provide the adult/adolescent SANE with the minimum target competencies to demonstrate the cognitive, affective, and psychomotor skills needed to use the nursing process in caring for adult and adolescent patients following sexual violence. The target competencies provide adult/adolescent SANEs from a variety of professional practice backgrounds with the foundational knowledge and critical thinking skills necessary to provide holistic, comprehensive care to adult and adolescent sexual assault patient populations. Each key target competency contains measureable outcome criteria that follow the steps of the nursing process, including assessment, diagnosis, outcome identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation.

Key Target Didactic Competencies:

  1. Overview of Forensic Nursing and Sexual Violence
  2. Victim Responses and Crisis Intervention
  3. Collaborating with Community Agencies
  4. Medicolegal History Taking
  5. Observing and Assessing Physical Examination Findings
  6. Medicolegal Specimen Collection
  7. Medicolegal Photography
  8. Sexually Transmitted Infection Testing and Prophylaxis
  9. Pregnancy Testing and Prophylaxis
  10. Medicolegal Documentation
  11. Discharge and Follow-Up Planning
  12. Legal Considerations and Judicial Proceedings

Presenters Include:

  • Melissa Vesperman, RN, BSN, SANE-A
  • Courtney Bouthilet, RN, BSN, SANE-A
  • Jodi Simmons, RN, BSN
  • Brooke Overland, LSW
  • Tom Bauer Investigator, Pierce Co. Sheriff Office
  • Ashley Bredson, Advocacy Coordinator

This activity has been submitted to WNA CEAP for approval to award contact hours. Wisconsin Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation

For more information on educational activities, please email info@stcroixvalleysart.org

To Register for this course, please complete and send in registration form SANE A Registration SART

St. Croix Valley Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) is the provider of nursing contact hours for this activity in a joint-provider agreement with Wisconsin DOJ.

No educational presenters or planners have reported relevant relationships with commercial interests.

This educational activity is evidence-based and free from bias and does not promote products or services of any individual practitioner or organization.

For successful completion of SANE-A educational program, learner must attend each full day of educational learning and complete daily evaluation form.