HCV Snapshot: An Introduction to Hepatitis C for Health Care Professionals
HCV Snapshot is a free, 90-minute online course. It is designed to briefly familiarize medical and behavioral health professionals with hepatitis C.
The course's four self-paced modules cover:
- Populations at risk: Describe populations at increased risk for hepatitis C.
- Hepatitis C, the disease: Differentiate hepatitis C from A and B, and review transmission, symptoms, testing, and curability.
- Screening processes: Describe the screening process and the importance of your role in addressing patient concerns and improving outcomes.
- Treatment options: Review factors influencing treatment, current and emerging treatment options, and patients' treatment concerns.
Register now for the course at healtheknowledge.org.
**Continuing education is available, including CNE, NASW, NAADAC, and CHES.**
This course was developed by Mid-America Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC), part of the Collaborative for Excellence in Behavioral Health Research and Practice.