Role of the SANE

Role of the SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner)

A Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner is a Registered Nurse, who has specialized training in the treatment and care of victims of sexual assault. Nurses are able to complete the following:

•    Victim History
•    Head to toe examination
•    Detailed genital examination
•    Forensic evidence collection
•    Forensic photography
•    Courtroom testimony