Perinatal HIV Prevention
Perinatal HIV Prevention is a two-hour course covering the guidelines and rules for HIV testing in pregnant women in Texas. The course covers the reduction in transmission rates for HIV+ pregnant women who receive treatment at the first prenatal visit, during labor and delivery and women who do not recieve treatment. The course also provides resources for health care professionals with questions about treatment or guidelines.
This course offers continuing education credits.
Original Release date: 09/13/2012
Termination date: 09/01/2014
Link: https://tx.train.orgIf you are experiencing technical difficulties, please check your computer capability: click the Help tab in the TRAIN navigation bar, then click "Test Your Environment" on the left-hand menu.
Continuing Medical Education:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and Harris County Hospital District. The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Continuing Nursing Education:
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This activity provides 2.0 contact hours.
For questions about accreditation, please contact continuing.edu@UTMB.edu
Faculty and Planning Committee members, Judy Levison, MD, Eileen Walton, RN, Natalie Williams, MSN, RNC, and Brenda Johnson, MEd, CCMEP have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
This web module received no commercial support.
The planning committee members did not disclose the use of products for a purpose other than that for which it was approved by the Food and Drug Administration.
Accredited status does not imply endorsement by Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Services, or American Nurses Credentialing Center of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with an activity.
To receive credit for completion of this course and subsequent Continuing Education Units (if applicable), participants must complete the following:
Perinatal HIV Prevention training
Assessments at the conclusion of each of the five lessons in the course, minimum passing score 80%
Upon completion of all course requirements, participants will be able to print their certificate. From the home screen of TRAIN, go to "My certificates" on the right hand side of the screen.
To successfully complete this online training, please make sure your computer is set up appropriately.
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- Go through all lesson pages. Links to the assessment at the end of each lesson are inactive until you go through the entire lesson.
To enter the course, go to the "Registration" tab at the top of this page
If you are not a nurse or doctor, but require a certificate upon completion, please select "Certificate of Attendance" for credit type.
Original Release date: 09/07/2012
Termination date: 09/01/2014