(iii) Training obtained in an educational program that has been approved by the
department in consultation with the board for initial licensure, or by a college or
(iv) Reading an article related to the identification of victims of human trafficking that
meets the requirements of subdivision (1)(a) of this subrule and is published in a peer-
reviewed journal, health care journal, or professional or scientific journal.
(c) Acceptable modalities of training includes 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 an individual and request documentation of
proof of completion of training. If audited by the department, the individual shall provide
an 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 the 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 the peer-reviewed journal, health care journal, or
professional or scientific journal, and the date, volume, and issue of publication, as
R 338.2202a. Applicant trained outside the United States or Canada; education
Rule 2202a. Under section 16174(1)(c) of the code, MCL 333.16174, an applicant who
was trained outside the United States or Canada shall have his or her education evaluated
by an organization accredited by the National Association of Credential Evaluation
Services (NACES) to determine if the applicant satisfies the requirements of R 338.2202.
R 338.2205 Licensure by endorsement; respiratory therapist.
Rule 2205. (1) An applicant for a respiratory therapist license by endorsement who has
been licensed or registered in another state or licensed in a province of Canada for 5 years
or more, in addition to meeting the requirements of the code and the rules promulgated
under the code, shall comply with all of the following:
(a) Submit a completed application on a form provided by the department, with the
(b) Hold an active license or registration in good standing from another state or license
in good standing from a province of Canada immediately preceding the date of filing an
application for licensure by endorsement.
(c) Be of good moral character.
(2) In addition to complying with the requirements of subrule (1) of this rule, if the
applicant has been licensed or registered in another state or licensed in a province of