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Upcoming Education – BCIT

January 11th, 2018

FSCT 0091 – Forensic Approaches to Caring for Victims of Violence in Primary Health Care Workshop Description Workshop Description Forensic health care and trauma informed practice are emerging as new concepts in the medical/health care of Canadians. It can be a challenge for primary health care providers to care for victims of violence in a […]

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BCIT Education: FSCT 0091 – Forensic Approaches to Caring for Victims of Violence in Primary Health Care

December 12th, 2017

Workshop Description Forensic health care and trauma informed practice are emerging as new concepts in the medical/health care of Canadians. It can be a challenge for primary health care providers to care for victims of violence in a compassionate manner while also keeping in mind possible evidence collection and necessary medical care. This advanced workshop […]

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Ministry of Justice – BC Coroners Service – Job Posting

October 26th, 2017

Coroner Combine your investigative/analytical skills and communications expertise in this challenging leadership role Salary $72,000 – $100,000 annually The BC Coroners Service is responsible, under the Coroners Act, for conducting thorough, independent investigations of all factors contributing to the unexpected, unattended or unexplained deaths of persons in BC; and for issuing related recommendations to assist […]

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Ministry of Justice Opportunity – Coroner, Special Investigations

October 25th, 2017

The BC Coroners Service is responsible for conducting investigations and reviews into deaths that must be reported under the Coroners Act, and for issuing related recommendations to assist in preventing future deaths and improving community safety and quality of life for all British Columbians. The Special Investigations Coroner is a medical/legal death investigator whose primary […]

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CFNA – Refer A Member Contest!!!

September 25th, 2017

Dear Members, The CFNA has decided once again to offer a contest to those who refer a member.  If you refer a member for the Fall membership period, your name will be entered in a draw to win your next year of membership fees!   I will know you referred someone if they list your name […]

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CFNA Visionary Award

September 7th, 2017

The CFNA Awards Committee is delighted to announce the successful recipient of the inaugural Canadian Forensic Nurses Association Visionary Award. This year’s Visionary Award will be presented to Sheila Early! Please join us in congratulating Sheila and applauding her hard work and dedication to the forensic nursing profession, not only in Canada, but internationally as […]

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Network to End Violence in Relationships

August 24th, 2017

SAVE THE DATE: NVER StheD Poster_1 (2) 7th Annual Conference –  Healthy Families: Pathways to Resilience Best practice to provide treatment and safety to vulnerable populations

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IAFN – SANE 365

August 21st, 2017

Right now, patients who have been sexually assaulted are being turned away from hospitals with no Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE). It is the hospital’s duty to properly care for the patient. Strengthen your facility’s ability to provide the highest level of care to sexual assault and abuse patients. Training and support is available through […]

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BCIT – Upcoming Forensic Health Science Courses

August 21st, 2017

FSCT 7840  Forensic Nurse Examiner Core Education. September 2017 Start date. Please note: this course is video streamed to Victoria and Nanaimo. Other sites may be available, contact me as soon as possible. FSCT 7843 Pediatric Nurse Examiner ONLINE course is scheduled for FALL term. Email me for details if you are interested in this […]

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