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National TeleNursing Center: Program Evaluation Final Report

NCJ Number
253059
Date Published
Agencies
OVC-Sponsored
Publication Type
Grant
Annotation
This report is the fifth in a series chronicling the development and implementation of the National TeleNursing Center, a program established through a multi-year grant from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime.
Abstract
OVC funded the National TeleNursing Center (NTC) to develop and evaluate telemedicine in providing consultation to Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) nurses conducting forensic sexual assault medical examinations in remote and/or underserved hospitals. This report provides an overview of the development of the NTC, presents data on the delivery of services, provides updated results of site clinicians’ experiences with telenursing services, and discusses lessons learned from over five years of project implementation.
Date Created: July 7, 2019