Hepatitis Treatment Options
 Course ID: 1042031
 Format: Web-based Training - Self-study (Online)
 Clinical / Non-Clinical: Non Clinical
 Course Number:
 Cost (US$): 0.00
 Credit Type(s): none
 Certificate: Hepatitis Treatment options
Course Description:

Hepatitis Treatment Options

This is a one hour course focused on basic hepatitis C risk factors, treatment monitoring, and  information on new Hepatitis C medicines. 

At the conclusion of this course, you should be able to:

  1. List the 6 risk factors for HCV
  2. Describe the 3 tests for HCV
  3. List the steps of a clinical assessment of HCV
  4. Apply the principles of monitoring and consideration of treatment
  5. Explain the difference between absolute and relative contraindications
  6. List the 7 patient criteria needed for HCV
  7. Describe the different treatment regimens for HCV genotypes 1, 2, & 3.
  8. Describe the different treatment regimes for two protease inhibitors, Incivik and Boceprovir

Help Information

If 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. If this does not resolve your problem, you may contact Mary VanWisse

Original posting date 2/7/2013
Updated 4/10/2013



Subject Area(s):
Chronic Diseases
Mental Health
Substance Abuse (Alcohol Tobacco and Other Drugs)
HIV/AIDS
Audience(s):
Physicians and Other Clinicians
Social Workers
Substance Abuse Professionals
Communicable Disease Staff
Health Care
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
    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 Two
    Analytic / Assessment Skills
       Assesses the health status of populations and their related determinants of health and illness
       References sources of public health data and information
Tier Two
    Policy Development / Program Planning Skills
       Develops plans to implement policies and programs
Registration Required Outside of TRAIN: no
Registration Restrictions:
Sponsor: DSHS TB HIV/STD and Viral Hepatitis Unit
Accreditations: none
Special Notes:
Course Contacts
Name: Mary VanWisse
Phone: 512-206-5892
email: Mary.VanWisse@dshs.state.gov
URL:
To access this course, you first need to create an account:
If you already have an account, please login:
User Reviews
 
(5 reviews)
3.3 out of 5 stars
All Reviews
 
Overall Impression Recommends this course: YES  
July 31, 2013
 
Overall Impression Recommends this course: YES  
June 20, 2013
Too many technical issues to deal with. However information was great for review and problems were corrected quickly.
 
Overall Impression Recommends this course: YES  
June 19, 2013
Excellent course
 
Overall Impression Recommends this course: NO  
June 17, 2013
 
Overall Impression Recommends this course: YES  
June 12, 2013
Was a great Course..
 
© PHF 2003-2014 - Confidentiality Statement
Powered By KMi inc.