Dr Yasmin Husain MBChB, BSc, MRCGP
GP Birmingham
Named GP for Birmingham and Solihull CCG Safeguarding team

Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking in Primary Care

Do you understand the terms Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking and how they are linked? Do you know what the NRM is? Did you know that 1 in 5 victims come into contact with healthcare services while they are being trafficked? If you have answered no to these questions, then attending this level 3 training will allow you to gain a better understanding to of this very important topic to make sure we can recognise and support our patients appropriately.

I will cover:

1. Definitions of Human Trafficking & Modern Slavery

2. Causes of Trafficking & Slavery

3. Identification of Victims

4. Health Risks to Victims

5. Assisting Victims

6. Referral pathways including the National Referral Mechanism