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"It's on Us": Healthcare's Unique Position in the Response to Human Trafficking

Description
Provides an overview of human trafficking and explains the role healthcare providers can play in addressing this issue in rural communities. Features a rural hospital CEO, a State Office of Rural Health (SORH) director, a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner, and a Safe Harbor Regional Navigator sharing their experiences combating human trafficking.
Author(s)
Jenn Lukens
Citation
Rural Monitor
Date
07/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
Abuse and violence · American Indian, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian · Criminal justice system · Healthcare workforce · Hospitals · Minnesota · Nebraska · Pennsylvania