Forensic Nursing: What's it About? Certification & Workplace Tips
March 19, 2022
Ever wondered what forensic nurses do in the US? Diana Faugno explains what the role is for typical forensic nurses, where they work, what they do, as well as how other Allied Professions play an important role during their workday.
Diana also explains how to get qualified for forensic certification, which can be done completely online on their website: https://www.goafn.org/.
Diana has some guidelines for those who aren't certified, but are the first line contract for a patient who needs care following a sexual assault.
Diana will be speaking at TravCon this year, covering non-fatal strangulation, trafficking, and using your 'Forensic Lens' in your patient care every day. This topic is appropriate for all disciplines and areas of patient care.
This podcast is hosted by TravCon: The Travelers Conference which is an annual conference for Travel Nurses, Therapists and Allied Health Travelers. Find all the episodes and more at www.travcon.org/podcast/ . Make sure to attend TravCon held every year in September in Las Vegas. More info @ www.TravCon.org