Available courses

This course shows the learner how to assess if there is a need for a strangulation evaluation on a patient during a sexual assault exam.  It outlines patient history gathering, patient assessment, how to photograph strangulation, how to discharge strangulation patients and how to follow up strangulation patients.

You are welcome to take this course without receiving CEU/CME Credits.  Go to Login and/or Register to get access.

If you wish to receive your CEU/CME's, the cost is $34 per CEU/CME Credit.

Click Here to pay for 4.8 ANCC CEU's

Click Here to pay for 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Once payment is received, login to your account on www.sdfi.com/learning where you will see displayed instructions on how to retrieve your CEU/CME Credit.  Have any questions? Email us at Sales@SDFI.com


 October 11, 2017     
 Initial Release Date: October 11, 2017
 Expiration Date: October 11, 2019
 Jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and SDFI-TeleMedicine LLC

This activity is intended for Physicians, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Registered Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Social Workers, Psychologists, Healthcare Executives, Rape Crisis Advocates, Children Advocacy Center Directors, Health Care Executives, Attorneys, Law Enforcement, Sex Crime Detective and Crime Lab Personnel who are engaged in the care of patients who have been sexually assaulted.

Learning Objectives: After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:

  • Review the use of a DSLR Camera and Photodocumentation Protocols
  • Discuss the use of a vaginal speculum and insertion procedure
  • Review the use of a anoscope and insertion procedure
  • Discuss the use of Toluidine Blue and procedure

Faculty

Diana Faugno - MSN, RN, CPN, SANE-A, SANE-P, FAAFS, DF-IAFN 
Val Sievers MSN, RN, CNS, SANE-A, SANE-P

Physician Continuing Medical Education
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and SDFI - TeleMedicine LLC. The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Nursing Education

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This educational activity for 4.8 ANCC contact hours is provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine.  Designated for 0.2 contact hours of pharmacotherapy credit for Advance Practice Registered Nurses.


Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
All faculty members have nothing to disclose.  The PIM planners and managers, Trace Hutchison, PharmD, Samantha Mattiucci, PharmD, CHCP, Judi Smelker-Mitchek, MBA, MSN, RN, and Jan Schultz, MSN, RN, CHCP have nothing to disclose. The SDFI planners and managers have nothing to disclose.”

A statement of credit will be issued immediately upon completing the posttest and evaluation on www.cmeuniversity.com.


SDFI-TeleMedicine's Forensic Photodocumentation pre-recorded online trainings is available via Subscription for as low as $39 per month per user.


 After payment is received, you will be enrolled in our SDFI.Q. online learning site courses.  Here, you will have access to all current 16 Pre-Recorded Forensic Camera Training Videos for the Standard SDFI-Telemedicine Camera System - Generation 9, plus additional training videos from educators and SDFI experts, when they become available.  This includes any and all updated videos as they are created and technology evolves.

Click Here to get started today!






SDFI-TeleMedicine's Forensic Photodocumentation pre-recorded online trainings is available via Subscription for as low as $39 per month per user.


 After payment is received, you will be enrolled in our SDFI.Q. online learning site courses.  Here, you will have access to all current 26 Pre-Recorded Forensic Camera Training Videos, plus additional training videos from educators and SDFI experts, when they become available.  This includes any and all updated videos as they are created and technology evolves.

Click Here to get started today!






Trauma Informed Care in Child and Adolescent Sexual Abuse is a specialized e-learning module created from:
Medical Evaluation of Child and Adolescent Sexual Abuse Evidence-based e-learning and clinical reference.

Learn how to use a trauma-informed, rights-based approach when caring for pediatric sexual assault patients.
Receive a certificate of completion for this module.

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Medical Evaluation of Child and Adolescent Sexual Abuse-

Evidence-based e-learning and clinical reference.   Click To Purchase

 CNE: 20 ANCC credits

  • CME: 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

 Developed in collaboration with:

  • Nancy Kellogg, MD
  • Joyce Adams, MD
  • Jordan Greenbaum, MD

 Medical Evaluation of Child and Adolescent Sexual Abuse is an online, self-paced training program developed by internationally recognized experts in the field of child abuse.

This innovative program provides a comprehensive, evidence-based educational experience, and is considered the new gold standard in child abuse education. It is written for an international health professional audience working in low, medium and high resource settings who seek to understand and apply the multifaceted knowledge required to serve victims of abuse. Key topics included in the program:

  • Trauma Informed Care, Cultural Considerations, and Motivational Interviewing
  • Clinical Presentations
  • Medical History
  • Physical Examination
  • Forensic Evidence
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections
  • Interpretation of Findings

Pediatric Sexual Assault  is an accredited online e-learning module that teaches medical residents, (forensic) nursing students and other relevant healthcare professionals the language of evidence-based evaluative methods used when caring for the pediatric sexual assault patient.

This module presents a selection of interactive pediatric peer-reviewed cases with a concise history and photographic representation.  The learner can confirm their knowledge of anatomical landmarks, injury identification, evidence collection and treatment protocols.  

  • ​Institutional access for 365 days
  • CNE accredited: 10 credits
  • CME accredited: 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
    • Users will be required to pass the CNE/CME assessment before they can claim their credits and certificat
  • Authored by Diana Faugno, MSN, RN. CPN,SANE-A, SANE-P, DF-IAFN, FAAFS
  • Reviewed by Dr Joyce Adams, MD
  • Key sections:
    • Context & Conduct of the Examination
    • Examination Positions
    • Key anatomic findings
    • Discharge Planning
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Human Trafficking / Child Sex Trafficking is an accredited e-learning module developed by a child abuse physician and an emergency physician in cooperation with ICMEC, the International Center for Exploited and Missing Children.

  • ​Institutional access
  • CME accredited: 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • CNE accredited: 10 credits
  • Authored by:
    • Jordan Greenbaum, MD
    • Kirsten Bechtel, MD​
  • Key sections:

Social Disparities - (9 Lessons) Lesson 1: Violence in the Emergency Department Lesson 2: Violence Against Nurses: The New Epidemic. Lesson 3: Understanding Addiction.  Lesson 4: Sexual Assault Victims: Role of the Nurse. Lesson 5: Racism in Nursing: An Under-Addressed Problem. Lesson 6: Mindfulness in Nursing: Decreasing Burnout, Improving Outcomes. Lesson 7: Identifying Physical and Psychological Trauma in Victimes of Incest. Lesson 8: Healthcare Disparities Among Prenatal Patients. Lesson 9: Date Rape and Dug-Facilitated Rape: Clinical Implications. (10 Contact Hours)