Human Trafficking for Physicians and Physician Assistants – 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

This course is designed for healthcare professionals and those in allied professions who may come into contact with and be called upon to intervene on behalf of victims of human trafficking within the scope of their practice.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this continuing education activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Define human trafficking.
  2. Discuss the prevalence of human trafficking within the United States.
  3. Describe common forms and venues of human trafficking.
  4. Identify common misconceptions regarding human trafficking.
  5. Identify risk factors that may contribute to someone becoming a victim of human trafficking.
  6. Describe common tactics used by perpetrators of human trafficking to recruit victims.
  7. Describe the various stages of the human trafficking process.
  8. Understand how to document findings from victims of human trafficking.
  9. Describe the psychological, social, and physical impact of human trafficking on victims.
  10. Describe the role of healthcare providers in identifying potential victims of human trafficking.
  11. Identify potential warning signs of human trafficking.
  12. Describe how to report known or suspected cases of human trafficking.
  13. Discuss laws and penalties for human trafficking.
  14. Identify strategies for preventing and increasing awareness of human trafficking.

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
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Available Credit

  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit


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