Online Education | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2014 - Hepatitis C Update: New Medications, New Recommendations
This presentation focuses on a pharmacology update of Hepatitis C.
For nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals in all settings.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
After taking this course, you will be better able to:
- State new medications available to treat hepatitis C and their success rates.
- Discuss common side effects of medications available to treat hepatitis C.
- Describe key populations that should be screened for hepatitis C and the appropriate screening laboratory tests.
Paula Cox-North, PhD, ARNP
Nurse Practitioner, UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center; Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle
- 1.20 Contact hours
- 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level