Online Education | Hepatitis Web Study: Hepatitis C | Perinatal Transmission of Hepatitis C Virus

Logo of Hepatitis Web Study at UW Continuing Nursing Education.In this case study, you will learn the risk factors associated with perinatal hepatitis C virus (HCV) transmission and the approach to evaluating neonates who have HCV-infected mothers.

Course format and requirements

To earn contact hours you must complete a post-test and submit an evaluation. You may take the post-test as many times as needed to achieve the required score of 80%.

Hepatitis Web Study is co-provided by the Seattle STD/HIV Prevention Training Center and funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Target Audience

Registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, physician assistants and other healthcare professionals across all settings

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, you will be better able to:

  • Summarize the risk factors associated with perinatal HCV transmission.

  • Discuss the evaluation of neonates who have HCV-infected mothers.

Additional Information

Format: 
Reading
Topics: 
  • Risk factors associated with perinatal hepatitis C virus (HCV) transmission

  • Evaluation of neonates who have HCV-infected mothers.

 

Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 0.50 Contact hours
Available: 
03/19/2013
Expires: 
11/14/2017

Jo Hofmann, MD
Public Health Consultant, Northwest Public Health Consulting, Seattle

Available Credit

  • 0.50 Contact hours
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