Mission Statement

The mission of the State SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) Coordinator office is to ensure the SANEs of North Dakota respond to all victims of sexual assault holistically and in a non-judgmental manner. Also to ensure all SANEs provide honest, patient- centered care that includes, competently collecting evidence with sensitivity, no matter the race, creed, culture, or sex of the patient.

Purpose of website

  1. Provide the opportunity for SANEs in ND to network with other practicing SANEs

  2. Provide the opportunity to share resources, documents, and training opportunities to help improve the SANE /SART response in ND.

  3. Provide up- to- date information regarding SANE practice, in order for ND SANEs to remain currant.