Providing Care after Acute Sexual Assault: Best Practices for Emergency Department Clinicians - March 15, 2021

Need for training that provides ED clinicians with the knowledge to provide trauma informed best practice care for adult, adolescent and pediatric patients following acute sexual assault.

Target Audience

Emergency Department Clinicians

Learning Objectives

- Provide current best practice care to patients following an acute sexual assault.
- Describe specific techniques for examination of external genitalia in a sexual assault patient as well as best practice documentation for medical clinician role, medications recommended per SANE protocol and importance of evidence collection based on patient account of assault.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Boston University School of Medicine designates this Enduring activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Course opens: 
03/15/2021
Course expires: 
03/15/2021
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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 Boston University School of Medicine and the MA Department of Public Health. Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Boston University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Boston University School of Medicine designates this Enduring activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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