R 338.17111 Training standards for identifying victims of human trafficking: requirements.
Rule 111. (1) Pursuant to section 16148 of the code, MCL 333.16148, an individual seeking
licensure or who is licensed shall complete a training in identifying victims of human trafficking
that meets all the following standards:
(a) Training content shall cover all of the following:
(i) Understanding the types and venues of human trafficking in the United States.
(ii) Identifying victims of human trafficking in health care settings.
(iii) Identifying the warning signs of human trafficking in health care settings for adults and
(iv) Resources for reporting suspected victims of human trafficking.
(b) Acceptable providers or methods of training include any of the following:
(i) Training offered by a nationally-recognized or state-recognized health-related organization.
(ii) Training offered by, or in conjunction with, a state or federal agency.
(iii) Training obtained in an educational program that has been approved by the board for initial
license or registration, or by a college or university.
(iv) Reading an article related to the identification of victims of human trafficking that meets
the requirements of subdivision (a) of this subrule and is published in a peer review journal, health
care journal, or professional or scientific journal.
(c) Acceptable modalities of training may include any of the following:
(i) Teleconference or webinar.
(ii) Online presentation.
(iii) Live presentation.
(iv) Printed or electronic media.
(2) The department may select and audit a sample of individuals and request documentation of
proof of completion of training. If audited by the department, an individual shall provide
acceptable proof of completion of training, including either of the following:
(a) Proof of completion certificate issued by the training provider that includes the date, provider
name, name of training, and individual’s name.
(b) A self-certification statement by an individual. The certification statement must include the
individual’s name and either of the following:
(i) For training completed pursuant to subrule (1)(b)(i) to (iii) of this rule, the date, training
provider name, and name of training.
(ii) For training completed pursuant to subrule (1)(b)(iv) of this rule, the title of the article,
author, publication name of peer review journal, health care journal, or professional or scientific
journal, and date, volume, and issue of publication, as applicable.
(3) Pursuant to section 16148 of the code, MCL 333.16148, the requirements specified in subrule
(1) of this rule apply for license renewals beginning with the first renewal cycle after August 1,
2019, and for initial licenses issued after August 1, 2024.
History: 2019 AACS; 2023 MR 6, Eff. March 21, 2023.
R 338.17113 Licensed midwifery accrediting organizations.
Rule 113. (1) The board approves the Midwifery Education Accreditation Council (MEAC), or its
successor entity, as an accrediting organization for an educational program or pathway.
(2) A petition may be filed with the board for approval of a midwifery accrediting organization
for an educational program or pathway, which will be evaluated to determine the organization’s