OKEMOS, Mich., Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Through an innovative partnership with Avanoo and HumanTraffickingElearning.com, MPHI has launched a new online curriculum with continuing education credits for health care industry providers to meet mandated state requirements. The program is designed to create communities of practice where those trained can offer support to others in their respective fields to engage and empower human trafficking victims. For more information on the curriculum and pricing, visit here: https://events.mphi.org/ht-healthcare/

HumanTraffickingElearning.com and Avanoo Partners with MPHI to Broaden Human Trafficking Awareness

With over 30+ years of curriculum and presentation experience, Patti Hathaway, M.Ed., CSP has co-authored with trafficking survivor and author Ruth Rondon, to develop Human Trafficking Awareness for Healthcare: W.A.R. on Slavery.

Distinctive from other programs, the course is evidence-based, utilizing 49 medical research sources as the basis for 20 short, 3 minute online lessons. The lessons allow staff to complete the course at their own pace, within a flexible time-frame. Avanoo, an online learning management system, has a proven formula and learning platform intended for learner retention and team engagement. The format is based on storytelling, micro learning, analytics, and chat features with the authors and fellow learners to create internal communities of practice within organizations, allowing those who have completed the courses to help educate others to affect change. As stated by CEO Daniel Jacobs, «Avanoo at its heart and core is about helping people, teams, and organizations recognize the resources they have and be open to their potential.»

Continuing education credits are offered for the following providers: health educators, health care quality administrators, nurses, physicians, social workers, and risk managers. Organizational pricing as low as $20.00 per person that includes continuing education. Individuals may choose to sign up at a special invitational price of $40.00 per person, plus optional continuing education fees.

«I just finished the eLearning. What an incredible job you’ve done here!  There is so much value in each and every video, but it’s not overwhelming. You give just the right amount of information and suggested actions. This is going to be an awesome resource for so many!»
Elise Hilton, HT Advocate and Author of
A Vulnerable World: The High Price of Human Trafficking

«Victims need you to validate them and their feelings. Empathy is the antidote to shame. Victims are worthy of being heard, listened to, and healed.»
W.A.R. on Slavery eLearning, Lesson 3

If you would like more specific information about the curriculum, please contact Sherri Hines at [email protected]

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SOURCE MPHI