Overview

Overview

Highlights

Conference objectives:

  • Differentiate specific structures of the female genital anatomy
  • Describe the mechanism of action of toluidine blue dye
  • Identify the appropriate location for toluidine blue dye application
  • Demonstrate proper application of toluidine blue dye
  • Demonstrate proper removal of toluidine blue dye
  • Demonstrate the proper use of a catheter for hymen visualization
  • Describe speculum insertion technique
  • Manipulate the speculum to visualize the cervix
  • Describe speculum removal technique
  • Demonstrate performance of the speculum examination
  • Identify the proper medium for culture collection
  • Demonstrate appropriate culture collection for STIs
  • Identify the critical components of clinical photography
  • Demonstrate the effective use of the camera to document findings
  • Identify the key components of effective history taking
  • Demonstrate effective history-taking skills
  • Identify the key components of the physical exam
  • Demonstrate the complete head to toe assessment
  • Prepare the adolescent and adult for the ano-genital exam
  • Identify the rationale behind collection of specific evidentiary specimens
  • Demonstrate proper body orifice and surface collection of evidence
  • Demonstrate proper material evidence collection
  • Demonstrate proper sealing of evidentiary materials
  • Demonstrate proper maintenance of chain of custody for evidentiary materials
  • Formulate a sexual assault-specific plan of care based on the overall assessment and diagnosis
  • Verbalize and defend the plan of care based on overall assessment and diagnosis
  • Explain the care options to the simulated patient

Dates

  • February 3rd and 4th, 2018 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • March 24th and 25th, 2018 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • April 28th and 29th, 2018 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • June 2nd and 3rd, 2018 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • June 30th and July 1st, 2018 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • August 25th and 26th, 2018 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • September 29th and 30th, 2018 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • October 20th and 21th, 2018 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • November 17th and 18th, 2018 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Location

Cleveland Clinic - Family Medicine Fairview
18200 Lorain Ave
Cleveland, OH 44111

Directions

Faculty, Agenda & Accreditation

Faculty, Agenda & Accreditation

Faculty

  • Elizabeth A Booth, BSN, RN, SANE-A, Forensic/SANE, Cleveland Clinic - Fairview Hospital
  • Laura Gaertner, BSN, RN, Forensic/SANE, Cleveland Clinic - Fairview Hospital
  • Lily Holderbaum, BSN, RN, SANE-A, Forensic/SANE, Cleveland Clinic - Akron General
  • Michele Reali-Sorrell, MSN, RN, Forensic/SANE, Cleveland Clinic
  • Heather Tripp, ADN, RN, Forensic/SANE, Cleveland Clinic - Fairview Hospital

Agenda

Day One Conference Agenda
7:30 a.m. - 8 a.m. Registration
8 a.m. - 10 a.m. Sexual Assault Techniques (Toluidine Blue, Foley, Evidence Collection)
10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Forensic Photography
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m. Lunch
12:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Pelvic Assessment (Speculum and culture collection)
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Sexual Assault Exam Scenario walkthrough
4:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. Closing Meeting (Q&A session, Final practice)

Day Two Conference Agenda
7:30 a.m. - 8 a.m. Registration
8 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Morning meeting
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Sexual Assault Exam Scenario 1
10:30 a.m. - Noon Sexual Assault Exam Scenario 2
Noon - 1 p.m. Lunch
1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Sexual Assault Exam Scenario 3
2:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. Sexual Assault Exam Scenario 4
4 p.m. - 5 p.m. Closing Meeting (Q&A, Final practice, Evaluations)

Accreditation

This offering has been approved for 16.0 nursing continuing education contact hours. The International Association of Forensic Nurses is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Registration

Registration

  • Registration is due 1 month before the first day of training
  • There will be no registration at the class
  • Registration money will not be refunded but can be transferred to another 2018 training date.
  • If training canceled due to acclimate weather or due to low participation, all money will be refunded.
  • Lunch will be included
  • *Complimentary registration for CCHS caregivers.
  • For any questions please contact Laura Gaertner at 216.476.7278.
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Conference Fees
Non-Cleveland Clinic Employee $500