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Great article about nursing and how nurses can help others who they treat and come across that are victims of violence. Forensic Nurses in particular relates to this article and how certified forensic nurses can play a key role in helping victims of violence. The article states “Forensic nursing is an innovative and evolving nursing specialty that addresses healthcare issues with a medico-legal component.2 In responding to the societal and healthcare needs created by increasing criminal violence, forensic nursing programs provide nurses with the necessary skills for specialized healthcare and expertise to meet the needs of victims and offenders of
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Find Out What Nursing Certification Finds Your Career Needs. Every nurse knows that nursing education does not stop when they receive their RN. You must increase your knowledge and constantly learn new technologies. There is also the question of do you want to specialize your nursing career with a nursing certification in a specialty field? When looking for a nursing certification, you need to look for the best possible field to fit your career goals. For example if you want to go into case management then you would want to look for online nurse case manager training. Likewise for legal
Do you feel uncertain of which specialty and career path you want to take in nursing? Don’t worry, here are 5 tips that will help you decide along the way. American Institute Health Care Professionals‘s insight: Great Information on How to Specialize Your Nursing Career Looking to specialize your nursing career? With the many opinions open to you, it can be very overwhelming. Fear not, here is a guide to help you choose what is the best path for you. When picking a potential career, try to find something you love. If you enjoy the legal aspects of nursing
The role of Forensic Registered Nurses in sexual assault examinations Sexual assault cases such as rape are usually very difficult crimes to prosecute. In the U.S. alone, out of every 100 rapes that occur, only 46 are reported. Out of the reported 46 rapes, only 12 result to arrests and only 3 result in prison sentences. This indicates a success rate of only 3% which is very low. In order to deal with this, advocates have turned their attention to forensic nurses to encourage them receive the relevant training to be able to give proper sexual assault examinations. Prosecutions are
Is Forensic Nursing for You? If you think being a registered nurse is the be-all and end-all of your professional career, then think again. While working as a nurse can be fulfilling, if you wish to further your studies, you won’t be disappointed with the many continuing education fields you can explore. A good example of further education you can complete is forensic nursing certification. In a nutshell, it is a process by which a registered nurse is may be publicly recognized as being equipped with the high level of knowledge and practice skills in forensic evidence collection, criminal procedures,
The Role Forensic Nursing plays in Criminal Justice There is a specific role of a forensic nurse and forensic nurses to play in the criminal justice field. Frequently, certified forensic nurses handle the difficult job of treating sexual assault victims and collecting evidence. In many cases, this career field will attract college-educated female nurses. However, with the increased recognition of underserved male assault victims, more men are expected in the profession. The female forensic nurse bridges is an important gap between clinical medicine and laboratory science. Genetic technology can help identify and prosecute criminals like never before. At the same