Identification of Human Trafficking Victims in a Clinical Setting
The purpose of this course is to raise awareness among clinicians of the pervasiveness of the human trafficking industry. Identifying potential victims during triage can assist with patient communication and data collection to assist law enforcement.
Clinicians triaging patients in retail, ambulatory and volunteer clinics and health system emergency departments.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Discuss the sex industry and how individuals become victims of human trafficking.
- Identify signs of a potential sex trafficking victim in a person seeking medical care.
- Describe interventions to include in the treatment and discharge plans.