Home Study Limit:
Human trafficking training required. House Bill 2059 requires certain health care practitioners to complete a Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) approved human trafficking prevention training course to renew their license. The bill also requires HHSC to post a list of approved courses on their website. Licensees are required to comply with the training requirements beginning September 1, 2020.
Courses such as massage therapy, general management and business, social work, defensive driving, water safety, team building, leadership, GRE, GMAT, MCAT preparation, reading techniques, communicable diseases, patient abuse, disposal of hazardous waste, patient privacy, CPR, First Aid, HIPAA, FERPA, bloodborne pathogens, or similar courses, do not count toward continuing education.