Online Education | Hepatitis Web Study: Hepatitis C | Perinatal Transmission of Hepatitis C Virus
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.
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.
Risk factors associated with perinatal hepatitis C virus (HCV) transmission
Evaluation of neonates who have HCV-infected mothers.
Jo Hofmann, MD
Public Health Consultant, Northwest Public Health Consulting, Seattle
- 0.50 Contact hours