Jan 29, 2023

SEXUAL ASSULT NURSE EXAMINER - PRN

  • Methodist Health System
  • Dallas, TX, USA

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PRN (United States of America)

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Your Job Purpose: The Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) will provide timely, non-judgmental, compassionate care to the sexual assault victim. The SANE exam may include a medical-forensic exam, prophylaxis for pregnancy sexually transmitted infections, photographic documentation, and referrals for appropriate medical and psychological follow-up, support and participation in legal proceedings. Your Job Requirements: • Associates degree in Nursing, BSN preferred • Ability to work independently, effective time management, problem-solving skills, detail-oriented with strong organizational skills, ability to multi-task, ability to react calmly, objectively, and effectively in emergency situations, maintain a high standard of ethical behavior and personal expertise in the performance of your work. • Valid and Current Texas RN license. • Current SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) certification from the Texas Attorney General office. • Current TNCC Your Responsibilities: • Performs a complete medical-forensic examination with the support of photographic evidence. • Maintain chain of custody and confidentiality of patient information according to HIPAA guidelines. • Provide factual testimony in court. • Works collaboratively with the Emergency Dept STAFFnd the Turning point Rape Crisis Center to meet the acute needs of the patient • Function as a forensic consultant for child abuse, domestic violence, elder abuse, and other victims of violence. • Ability to be on call for at least 60 hours per month, to include days, weekends and holidays and work irregular hours due to the nature of the program

Methodist Dallas Medical Center is one of North Texas’ best places to work. And it just gets better. Magnet® designated for nursing excellence and the flagship hospital of Methodist Health System, Methodist Dallas is a 556-bed teaching and referral hospital and home to one of only three adult Level I Trauma Centers in Dallas County. We are a certified Advanced Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission and have highly rated adult liver, kidney, and pancreas transplant programs. Celebrating more than 90 years of service, Methodist Dallas strives to have a diverse workforce that reflects the communities we serve — one that is welcoming of the skills and talents of all groups. Our reputation as an award-winning employer shows in the honors we’ve earned:

  • Magnet®-designated hospital

  • Grade A Hospital Safety Score from The Leapfrog Group®

  • First in the U.S. certified by The Joint Commission for pancreatic surgery and pancreatitis

  • First in Texas certified for pancreatic cancer

  • Hip and knee joint replacement programs certified by The Joint Commission

  • Chest Pain – MI Registry™ Platinum Performance Achievement Award by the American College of Cardiology for excellence in heart attack care

Our Care Commitments

  • Take Care of Patients

  • Take Care of Each Other

  • Take Care of Ourselves

  • Take Care of Methodist