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Human Trafficking - Live Event: Tampa

Hours: 1.00 February 12, 2020
Promotion Code: Apply
February 12, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
AdventHealth Training Center
1 Buccaneer Place
Tampa, Florida
Imelda Unto, RN, MSN, CENP, VP/CNO-Ocala
Lori Polizzi
4052 Bald Cypress Way
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3252
Phone: 850-245-4125
Contact Hours: 1, Category: Human Trafficking
4052 Bald Cypress Way
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3252
Phone: 850-245-4125
CE Credits: 1, Category: Human Trafficking CE Credits: 1, Category: Human Trafficking CE Credits: 1, Category: Human Trafficking CE Credits: 1, Category: Human Trafficking

Human slavery has always existed; with the popularity of social media the awareness of human trafficking is gaining recognition throughout the world and we are now recognizing its prevalence in the United States. As healthcare and mental health professionals it is essential that we acquire the knowledge, training, and skills in conjunction with human trafficking; this course will increase your level of awareness and knowledge about human trafficking.

Use Promo Code: EXPO2020 to access event registration.

Accreditation: This live event meets the continuing education in Human Trafficking criteria outlined in S.464.013,F.S. and the MQA for 1 CEU in human trafficking.

Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Define human trafficking and the forms of human trafficking.
  • List vulnerabilities that place individuals at increased risk of becoming a victim of human trafficking.
  • Identify general indicators that a person may be a victim of human trafficking.
  • Apply screening questions that can be utilized to identify victims of human trafficking.
  • Describe health consequences of human trafficking.
  • Discuss social service programs available to human trafficking victims.

Presenter Biography

Imelda Unto provides executive leadership as the Vice President & Chief Nursing Officer at AdventHealth Ocala. She received her Bachelor’s in Nursing from the University of San Carlos in the Philippines and earned her Master of Science in Nursing at Loyola University in New Orleans. Imelda is furthering her expertise as a current Doctor of Nursing Practice student at Loyola University.

She has 14+ years of experience in designing and leading quality, patient safety, and process improvement initiatives throughout the United States and the Philippines. Imelda spent 3 years as the Regional Administrator of Oncology Service Line, a 6-hospital comprehensive and community-based cancer program for the Florida Hospital, Central Division, North Region and prior to that she was Director of the University of Illinois Comprehensive Cancer Center, Senior Director of Clinical Operation for the State of Illinois. In her current role with AdventHealth Imelda ensures patient safety through the facilitation of quality initiatives in education and practice for the healthcare team. Imelda exemplifies AdventHealth’s faith-based mission of “Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ”. 

Program Disclaimer

Conflicts of Interest

There have been no conflicts of interest disclosed by planners, authors, or presenters; nor has there been disclosure of any relevant financial relationships with any commercial companies or their products pertaining to this activity.

Commercial Company Support

This course is not supported by any commercial companies nor are there any staff commercial affiliations.

Non-Endorsement of Products

AdventHealth University (AHU) division echelon, as an accredited provider, has demonstrated proficient experience and viable resources to provide for valid and reliable evaluation of CE activities. The accuracy of the facts and opinions contained in this activity are the responsibility of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of AHU or its sponsors. Practitioners should consult primary resources, state regulations, and their healthcare facility policies and procedures for specific application of said content to their local situation. AHU does not imply that there is real or implied endorsement of any product, service, or company neither referred to in this course nor of any company subsidizing costs related to this activity. All information contained in this activity is for educational purposes only.

All activity records are kept on file for a minimum of six (6) years.