Selective Triage for Victims of Sexual Assault to Designated Exam Facilities
Reaffirmed by the ACEP Board of Directors April 2012
Originally approved by the ACEP Board of Directors October 2006
The American College of Emergency Physicians supports:
- The collection of forensic evidence (performance of evidentiary examinations) by specially educated and clinically trained personnel when available and appropriate.
- The development and funding of additional Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE)/Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) programs.