RN PRN SANE

Location
Logan UT, Utah
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Dec 07, 2017
Closes
Jan 16, 2018
Ref
26700-37909
Specialty
Other
Contract Type
Permanent

Cache Valley Hospital

 

Since it was established in 2000, Cache Valley Hospital has delivered high quality, cost-effective care to people who live and work in Cache, Box Elder and Rich counties as well as southern Idaho and western Wyoming communities. The medical staffs patient-centered approach to delivering evidence-based care and utilizing advanced medical technology has ensured exceptional patient experiences and clinical outcomes. In 2013, this community hospital achieved the Health Insight Quality Award as well as five-star rankings from Healthgrades for its statistically significantly better patient outcomes related to spinal fusions and total knee replacements.





POSITION SUMMARY: 
The Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner is responsible for providing services in a manner that demonstrates respect for the patients dignity and meet the needs of the sexual assault victim by providing immediate, compassionate and comprehensive evaluation.  The SANE has the responsibility to provide victims with complete information about choices so victims can make informed decision about the care they want to receive.  As a specially trained sexual assault nurse examiner, one will be responsible for completing the entire sexual assault evidentiary exam, after obtaining a signed consent from the victim.  Other responsibilities include:  assessment and documentation of injuries, prophylactic care for STDs, pregnancy risk evaluation and interception, collection of forensic evidence, crisis intervention and referrals for additional support and care.  The SANE will follow established protocol for reporting after explaining the process and her responsibilities to the victim.

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