DC Forensic Nurse Examiners
We seek to lessen the impact of violence in the District of Columbia by performing trauma-informed medical forensic examinations; providing high quality evidence collection; and promoting knowledge and understanding among medical providers and the community about medical forensic care.
Our vision is that every individual is empowered to take control of their health and wellbeing in the aftermath of violence.
If you were sexually assaulted or injured by an intimate partner,
go to MedStar Washington Hospital Center Emergency Department.
Always call 911 in an emergency.
No one is required to report to police.
No one will be asked for proof of citizenship or residency.
No one will be billed for this exam.
Free transportation to and from the hospital can be provided.