Comprehensive Medical Evaluations

The Audrey Hepburn CARES Team provides comprehensive medical evaluations:

  • Performed by a court-qualified physician expert in all areas of child abuse
  • Consultative services provided to all departments in the hospital
  • Expertise in assessing children with special healthcare needs
  • Team includes social workers with extensive experience in assessment and intervention
  • Comprehensive forensic medical evaluation, including colposcopic examinations
  • Child-friendly environment minimizes additional trauma during assessment and treatment
  • Collaborative efforts with law enforcement, Department of Children and Family Services and courts
  • Direct referrals to Project Heal and/or other appropriate services outside the hospital