Luanne LaCava Treado, RN, SAFE, Registered Nurse - Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner

New York City, Apr 4, 2020 ( - Luanne is a registered nurse & sexual assault forensic examiner who is affiliated with the Office of Victim Services - Connecticut Judicial Branch, as well as eight hospitals in the region. She also serves as a preceptor, training new preceptees in the hospitals where she oversees their initial cases, ensuring that their practice is consistent and done accordingly to policy.

Prior to her current endeavors, she worked in the operating room as a surgical tech and registered nurse. Back in 2011, she earned her Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) from Capital Community College in Hartford, Connecticut. 

When asked why she chose a career in nursing, Luanne answered that when she was a sexual assault crisis counselor, she saw the need for more forensic nurses. Nowadays, motivated by family and friends at the start of each day, she deals with a special population of patients who are very grateful for her expertise in this area of practice. 

Attributing her success to her passion for helping people and being sensitive to their needs, Luanne has three sisters in the health field who inspired her to become a nurse herself. She also credits her exposure to nurses in the operating room while serving as a surgical tech to her success. She finds her field of practice to be both interesting and rewarding. 

Recognized for her outstanding achievements and commitment to the field of nursing, Luanne is the recipient of numerous awards, including Sexual Assault Crisis Counselor/Advocate Counselor - Volunteer of the Month (2004), Sexual Assault Crisis Counselor - Volunteer of the Year (2005), Judith Marie R. Laurie for Dedication and Commitment from nursing school (2011), and Award of Excellence from the Office of Victim Services in Appreciation of Heartfelt Commitment and Dedication (2016). Among her philanthropic endeavours, she has served as a school volunteer (1989-2008), a parent-teacher organization volunteer (1989-2008), the Vice President of the Parent-Teacher Organization (1995 and 1997), and a Girl Scout Leader (1990 - 1995). 

A registered nurse (RN) is a nurse who has graduated from a nursing program and met the requirements outlined by a country, state, province or similar licensing body to obtain a nursing license. RNs fulfill a variety of job duties. In addition to their primary role in treating and caring for patients, their responsibilities also include educating patients and the public about a variety of medical conditions, as well as providing emotional support and advice to the families of their patients. Other RN job functions include leadership, research, performing diagnostic tests and analyzing results, operating medical equipment, administering medications, recording patients' symptoms and medical histories, and assisting with patient rehabilitation and follow-up.

A sexual assault forensic examiner (SAFE) is a health care provider who has been specially educated to provide medical and forensic care for a patient who has suffered sexual assault/abuse, trained in the collection of forensic evidence, and to testify in court as an expert or fact witness. Registered nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and physicians may participate in education.

In her personal life, Luanne is married, the mother of two and grandmother of two.

Learn More About Luanne LaCava Treado:

Through her online profile,

Media Contact

Your Health Contact


Source :Luanne LaCava Treado, RN, SAFE

This article was originally published by IssueWire. Read the original article here.

More News From Soccer Out

Madrid beats Atlético in shootout, wins Spanish Super Cup

May 30, 2020

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia — Real Madrid beat Atlético Madrid in a penalty shootout on Sunday to win the first edition of the new-look Spanish Super Cup that was held in Saudi Arabia despite criticism from human rights groups. Madrid won the shootout 4-1 after the final ended 0-0 after extra time. Dani Carvajal, Rodrygo, Luka Modric and Sergio Ramos all converted their spot kicks for Madrid. Atlético’s Saul Ñíguez missed his first penalty and Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois blocked the second attempt by Thomas Partey. Kieran Trippier converted for Atlético. “I had studied their penalty-takers before,” Courtois said. “I knew...

Atlético rallies to beat Barcelona and reach Super Cup final

May 30, 2020

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia — A Madrid derby will decide the Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia. Atlético Madrid rallied with two late goals to beat Barcelona 3-2 in a back-and-forth game on Thursday, setting up a meeting against city rival Real Madrid in Sunday's final at the revamped Spanish Super Cup. Real Madrid defeated Valencia 3-1 in the first semifinal at King Abdullah Sports City stadium on Wednesday. Atlético and Real Madrid only made it to the tournament this year because the Spanish soccer federation debuted a “Final Four” format as part of a three-year lucrative deal to play in...

Madrid and Barcelona to arrive together for clásico

May 30, 2020

MADRID — Barcelona and Real Madrid will arrive together for the first clásico of the season amid security concerns in the Catalan capital. Spanish authorities have asked the teams to make their bus trips to the Camp Nou at the same time on Wednesday because thousands of Catalan separatists plan a protest near the stadium. The teams will also stay at the same hotel very close to the Camp Nou. More than 25,000 separatists are expected to protest around the stadium, and they could possibly carry out actions inside the venue as well, where nearly 100,000 fans are expected for...

Valencia rallies to beat Lille 4-1 in Champions League

May 30, 2020

VALENCIA, Spain — This time Valencia didn't miss its chance to join Chelsea and Ajax at the top of their Champions League group. With four goals in the last 25 minutes, the Spanish club came from behind and beat Lille 4-1 at home on Tuesday to reach seven points in the tight Group H. It is tied with Chelsea and Ajax, which drew 4-4 in a wild game in London. Last-place Lille, with one point, has no chance of advancing following the loss. Valencia also had an opportunity to reach the top in the previous round, but it conceded a...

Benzema leads Madrid to 5-0 win over Leganés

May 30, 2020

MADRID — Karim Benzema scored a penalty and set up two more goals to lead Real Madrid to 5-0 victory over Leganés and move into second place in the Spanish league on Wednesday. Madrid climbed to within one point of defending champion Barcelona. The two fierce rivals both have a game to play against each other after last round's "clásico" was postponed until Dec. 18. Granada, now in third place, can move to the top of the table if it beats Getafe on Thursday. Benzema assisted 18-year-old Rodrygo and Toni Kroos for goals in the sixth and eighth minutes. Serio...

Sign up now!