MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) – The College of Tennessee Well being Science Heart (UTHSC) acquired a $1.5 million grant to develop its sexual assault coaching program for nurses.
The three-year grant will permit extra coaching for nurses to deal with survivors’ wants and supply trauma-informed care.
There are solely 5 nurses with this coaching certification within the 21 counties throughout West Tennessee. 4 of these nurses are in Shelby County.
Beginning subsequent month, a recruitment plan will begin to discover 61 registered nurses or superior observe registered nurses to take part. The hope is to search out nurses which are in rural and underserved areas.
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