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Using Telehealth to Increase the Quality of Forensic-Medical Evidence Collection and Deliver Trauma-Informed Care
Date: Friday, December 14, 2018
Time: 4:00 am – 5:30 am ChST
Provided by: End Violence Against Women International
Link to register: https://www.evawintl.org/WebinarRegistration.aspx?webinarid=1067
Join us for a fascinating presentation and discussion with two nursing experts who are using telehealth technology to expand the reach of forensic nursing to hospitals and clinics in rural, tribal, and other underserved areas.
In 2014 the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) funded a national demonstration project, the National TeleNursing Center (NTC), through the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Through this pioneering project, the NTC provides telehealth services to survivors of sexual assault in 6 diverse communities in California, Arizona, and Massachusetts. The NTC improves victims’ access to quality forensic sexual assault care and is growing, supporting, and sustaining a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE)-prepared workforce.
In 2016, OVC funded the start of a second program, a state-wide effort managed by Pennsylvania State University that is using telehealth technology to enhance access to quality forensic care for adult and adolescent victims of sexual assault in remote communities throughout Pennsylvania.
See how these two programs are not only improving the quality of care and evidence collection for sexual assault survivors, they are boosting the confidence and knowledge of the clinicians providing these services.
PREA Power Hour: Chat with an Expert on PREA Standard 115.71
Date: December 14, 2018
Time: 5:00 am ChST
Provided by: National PREA Resource Center
Link to register: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/8215410205583/WN_faV8DrIJQv6SNCnu8Bl4LQ
Housing Rights and Needs of Crime Victims
Date: December 14, 2018
Time: 6:00 am – 7:30 am ChST
Provided by: National Crime Victim Law Institute
Link to register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/housing-rights-and-needs-of-crime-victims-registration-48569303093?mc_cid=14cb175812&mc_eid=98106bf905&utm_source=Partners+events+12%2F1%2F18&utm_campaign=Webinars+december&utm_medium=email
Have you ever worked with crime victims who need guidance navigating their housing rights? Are you prepared to advocate for victims of domestic and sexual violence using the Violence Against Women Act and Fair Housing Laws? Do you know how to overcome some of the obstacles associated with nuisance laws and crime-free housing policies?