Online Courses

Human Trafficking - Accredited for Nursing

Price: $20.00 CE: 2.00
This course is accessible until 4/1/2022

Many of us have heard the term "human trafficking". Many think of human trafficking as sex trafficking or prostitution. Some of us may think that human trafficking exists outside of the United States and mostly in third world countries. So, what is human trafficking? Who are the victims? Who are the traffickers? Why are people trafficked? What health-related issues do victims of human trafficking present with? Where and how do victims get healthcare? This course is designed to bring about awareness, in identifying and caring for the victims of human trafficking, for all members of the healthcare team.


AdventHealth University Division – echelon® is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

echelon® is an approved CE provider by the Florida Board of Nursing.

AdventHealth University Division echelon is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider Number CPE16352.

NOTE: This activity may be available in multiple formats or from different sponsors; individuals may not repeat and report a self-learning activity for credit twice in the same biennium.

ANCC Accredited Organization

This course reports to CE Broker

Upon successful completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  1. Define human trafficking and the forms of human trafficking.
  2. List vulnerabilities that place individuals at increased risk of becoming a victim of human trafficking.
  3. Identify general indicators that a person may be a victim of human trafficking.
  4. Apply screening questions that can be utilized to identify victims of human trafficking.
  5. Describe health consequesnces of human trafficking.
  6. Discuss social service programs available to human trafficking victims.
  7. Understand hotline services available for reporting human trafficking.
  8. Recognize who the trafficker is and why they traffick.
  9. Restate the role of the healthcare worker in caring for human trafficking victims.

Qualified Planners/Faculty

M. Julie Talmadge, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

Dr. Julie Talmadge is a family nurse practitioner with 15 years of experience as a  nurse practitioner.  She currently works in acute care with a surgical residency program in Orlando, Florida.  In 2013 she was awarded her Doctorate of Nursing Practice from the University of Florida in Gainesville.  Dr. Talmadge is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International, and the Central Florida Advanced Nursing Practice Council.  She currently serves on the Florida Board of Nursing, as appointed by the Governor (term 2018-2020). She has been adjunct faculty at the University of Central Florida and has precepted graduate nurse practitioner students.


This author has disclosed that there are neither conflicts of interest nor commercial affiliation with this activity.

671 Winyah Drive
Orlando, Florida 32803
Phone: 4073039798
Contact Hours: 2, Category: Human Trafficking
Suite 400
8515 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, Maryland 20910-3492
Phone: 800-284-2378
Contact Hours: 2, Expires: 1/31/2022
1123 South University Ave
# 800
Little Rock, AR 72204
Phone: 501-686-2700
CE Credits: 2, Category: Human Trafficking, Expires: 4/1/2022

Registered Nurse
Registered Nurse Practitioner
Certified Nurse Practitioner
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Licensed Practical Nurse
Licensed Psychiatric Technician Nurse
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
Certified Nurse Midwife

PO Box 944210
Sacramento, California 94244-2100
Phone: 916-574-7718
CE Credits: 2, Category: Human Trafficking, Expires: 1/31/2022
496 West Central Parkway
Altamonte Springs, Florida 32714
Phone: 407.303.3470
Contact Hours: 2, Category: Risk Communities
899 North Capitol Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: 877-672-2174
Contact Hours: 2, Category: Human Trafficking, Expires: 4/1/2022

Clinical Nurse Midwife
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Licensed Practical Nurse
Nurse Practitioner
Registered Nurse
Registered Nurse Anesthetist

4052 Bald Cypress Way
BIN C-02
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3252
Phone: 850-245-4444
Contact Hours: 2, Category: Human Trafficking, Expires: 4/1/2022

Registered Nurse
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
Licensed Practical Nurse
Certified Nursing Assistants

237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA 321217
Phone: 478-207-2440
Continuing Education Hours: 2, Category: Human Trafficking, Expires: 4/1/2022

Licensed Practical Nurse
Registered Professional Nurse

6301 Indian School Rd NE
Suite 710
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110
Phone: 5058418340
Contact Hours: 2, Category: Human Trafficking, Expires: 4/1/2022

Registered Nurse
Licensed Practical Nurse
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
Certified Nurse Practitioner
Certified Nurse Specialist

110 Centerview Drive
Columbia, South Carolina 29210
Phone: 803-896-4550
Contact Hours: 2, Category: Human Trafficking, Expires: 4/1/2022

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
Licensed Practical Nurse
Registered Nurse

90 MacCorkle Ave. SW
Suite 203
South Charleston, WV 25303
Phone: 304-744-0900
Contact Hours: 2, Category: Human Trafficking, Expires: 4/1/2022

Registered Nurse
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

Completion Requirements: To receive continuing education credit commensurate with the credit awarded for this on-line activity, the participant must:

  • View all modules
  • Participate and pass all learning checks
  • Pass the Post Test(s) with a minimum score of 80%
  • Complete and submit the on-line evaluation

Certificates of Completion: will be available to print immediately upon finishing the completion requirements. You are encouraged to print and save your certificate for your portfolio as required by your licensing body. Interdisciplinary accredited activities, activities having multiple accreditors, will be listed individually on the Certificate of Completion.

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