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Resources for Forensic Examiners & Healthcare Professionals

Healthcare professionals, including Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANEs) or Sexual Assault Forensic Examiners (SAFEs), are critically important to the response to sexual assault and to the recovery needs of survivors. OAESV is pleased to offer training and technical assistance for forensic nurses as well as Sexual Assault Response Teams (SARTs). For more information or to request training or technical assistance, please contact our SART Project Coordinator.

Map of SANE Programs in Ohio

Project Connect Resources

Futures Without Violence Health Safety Cards

Training – Making the Connection: Intimate Partner Violence and Public Health

Teen Relationship Violence: A Resource Guide for Increasing Safety

A Resource Manual for Healthcare Professionals on Intimate Partner Violence

Reproductive Health and Partner Violence Guidelines


Additional Resources for Healthcare Professionals

National Protocol for Sexual Assault Medical Forensic Examinations 2nd Edition: Major Updates

A National Protocol for Sexual Assault Medical Forensic Examinations

Ohio Protocol for Sexual Assault Forensic and Medical Examination

Presence of Victim Advocate During Sexual Assault Exam: Summary of State Laws

Training Bulletin: Notification of Advocates and HIPAA Protections

EVAWI Training Bulletin Follow-Up: More On Advocates, Routine Notification, and HIPAA

Manual and Ligature Strangulation

Summary of Laws and Guidelines: Payment of Sexual Assault Medical Forensic Examinations

National Institute of Justice Webinar: The Neurobiology of Sexual Assault