The purpose of the Oregon SAE/SANE Certification Commission is to approve the certification of registered nurse practitioners and nurses practicing in Oregon who fulfill the requirements to become Sexual Assault Examiners (SAE) and Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANE).
- To review applications for SAE/SANE certification for compliance to the requirements for education, training and preceptorships for SAE/SANEs as established by the Oregon Sexual Assault Task Force.
- To review the applications of nurses who have been trained out of state and identify what steps are necessary for them to receive the Oregon SAE/SANE certification.
- To approve applications for the continuing education credit for certified SAE/SANEs.
- To review and implement change as necessary to improve the process.
|1. Open/At – Large||Kori Barnum
OSP Forensic Service Division
|2. Oregon State Board of Nursing||Open|
|3. Physician / Oregon Chapter of the American
College of Emergency Physicians
|Dr. Richard Kozak Providence St. Vincent Hospital||September 2012|
|4. Physician||Carol L. Chervenak
|6. SANE/Oregon Nurses Association||Heidi Lindner
Providence St. Vincent Hospital
|7. Victim Advocate||Kim Larson
Marion County Victims Assistance Program
The members of the commission are appointed by Oregon’s Attorney General for a two-year term of office.