It is possible that your healthcare facility already has a screening policy and response procedures for human trafficking; however, it is important to ensure they are comprehensive and clearly define human trafficking and note the differences with other forms of abuse (e.g., elder abuse, intimate partner violence).
Updating Policies and Procedures
Did you know?
Forced labor in the private economy generates an estimated $150 billion in illegal profits per year.
At any given time in 2016, an estimated 40.3 million people are in modern slavery.
Their are 5.4 victims of modern slavery for every 1,000 people in the world.