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Forensic Nursing Program

ivinson crisis line
(307) 742-0285

Seven days a week

24 hours a day

forensic nursing main line
(307) 755-4406

Monday – Friday Except holidays

8:00am – 5:00pm

Our mission is to serve victims of crime by providing immediate, compassionate, culturally sensitive, and comprehensive medical/​forensic evaluation and treatment within the parameters established by the Wyoming State Board of Nursing, the International Association of Forensic Nurses, and Ivinson Memorial Hospital.

if you have been the victim of a crime

  • Get to a safe place then call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.
  • DO NOT shower, bathe, or change your clothing.
  • DO NOT eat, drink, smoke, brush teeth, or use the bathroom if possible. 
  • DO NOT clean your home or the area where the assault occurred. 
  • DO NOT avoid seeking medical care because of cost. All patients are seen regardless of their ability to pay.
  • DO call a friend or family member or one of the crisis lines below. (These lines are staffed 24 hours a day and can assist you with appropriate emergency and crisis information.)
    • IMH Crisis Line — (307) 7420285
      RAINN — 1 (800) 6564673
      Text GO’ to 741741
  • DO bring a change of clothing with you to the emergency room.
  • Even if days have passed since your assault, it is still important to have a thorough medical examination and receive treatment.

Treatment at Ivinson Memorial Hospital shall be provided based on the hospital’s ability and capacity to care for the patient’s health care needs. In compliance with all federal, state and local laws, there shall be no discrimination in services based on the patient’s age, sex, race, color, creed, national origin, sexual orientation, or disability. Medical treatment will be made without regard to the patient’s ability to pay for service.

more info

For more complete information, please read through our informational brochure. This brochure outlines what will happen at the hospital, how you can get help and what your next steps are.