Texas HIV Medication 2013 Update
 Course ID: 1033734
 Format: Web-based Training - Self-study (Online)
 Clinical / Non-Clinical: Non Clinical
 Course Number:
 Cost (US$): 0.00
 Credit Type(s): none
 Certificate: General Certificate no CEs
Course Description:

Texas HIV Medication Program 2013 Update

Texas HIV Medication Program training teaches case managers how to serve clients effectively by referring HIV clients to appropriate resources, decreasing errors and omissions on THMP application forms, and helping HIV clients with the recertification process.  Special circumstances such as homelessness, changes in insurances and Medicare recipients are covered. This training will take approximately one hour to complete. 

This course replaces Texas HIV Medication Program (course id 1022738).  You do not need to take this course if you have completed the previous version of the course.
 

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of the training, learners will be able to:

 

  • List all of the programs that provide free or low cost access to HIV medications
  • Identify the eligibility requirements for the Texas HIV Medication Program (THMP)
  • Describe the details of the THMP application process
  • Identify which program is more appropriate for your client -- the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) or the State Pharmacy Assistance Program (SPAP)
  • explain ADAP and SPAP programs to clients
  • explain the Low Income Subsidy or LIS program?
  • Complete required fields on the THMP application blank even when there was not a clear answer to the question
  • Prevent a delay in the processing of an application due to missing information was missing
  • Use a  checklist to review applications for consistency and completeness before sending them to the THMP
  • Explain the recertification process to a client
  • Assist enrollees who are put on hold or denied recertification in the Texas HIV Medication Program (THMP)

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original posting of this revised course 1/22/2013

Subject Area(s):
Access to Care (includes health insurance)
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Other
HIV/AIDS
Audience(s):
Educators / Trainers
Social Workers
Other
General Public Health Staff
Public Health
Case Manager
Background/Role(s):
Administrative Support Staff
Senior Level-non supervisory staff
Volunteer
Course Language(s):
English
Course Level: Introductory
Core Competencies:
Tier One
    Policy Development / Program Planning Skills
       Describes the public health laws and regulations governing public health programs
       Applies strategies for continuous quality improvement
Tier One
    Communication Skills
       Communicates in writing and orally, in person, and through electronic means, with linguistic and cultural proficiency
       Conveys public health information using a variety of approaches
Tier One
    Cultural Competency Skills
       Recognizes the role of cultural, social, and behavioral factors in the accessibility, availability, acceptability and delivery of public health services
       Responds to diverse needs that are the result of cultural differences
Tier One
    Community Dimensions of Practice Skills
       Informs the public about policies, programs, and resources
Tier One
    Financial Planning and Management Skills
       Adheres to the organization's policies and procedures
Registration Required Outside of TRAIN: no
Registration Restrictions:
Sponsor: DSHS TB/HIV/STD
Accreditations: none
Special Notes: This course replaces Texas HIV Medication Program (course id 1022738). You do not need to take this course if you have completed the previous version of the course.
Course Contacts
Name: Stanley See
Phone: 512-533-3038
email: stanley.see@dshs.state.tx.us
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