Online Education | Hepatitis B Web Study | Postexposure Prophylaxis Following Occupational Exposure to Hepatitis B Virus

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In this case study, you will learn about the risk of transmission of hepatitis B virus to a susceptible healthcare worker compared with other bloodborne pathogens and the appropriate evaluation and management of healthcare workers who have occupational exposure to hepatitis B virus.

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Sign up at the bottom of this page and go to the course activities.

Learn how to earn contact hour credit.

Use the CONTINUE button to go to the Post-Test and Evaluation. (You must be logged in to see the Continue button.)

 

Target audience

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

Learning objectives

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

  • Summarize the risk of transmission of hepatitis B virus to a susceptible healthcare worker compared with other bloodborne pathogens.

  • Describe the appropriate evaluation and management of healthcare workers who have occupational exposure to hepatitis B virus.

Course format and requirements

To earn contact hours, you must complete the case study, the post-test and the evaluation. You may take the post-test as many times as needed to achieve the required score of 80%. Note: You can complete all the HepWebStudy case-based modules by starting on the UWCNE website or by starting at HepWebStudy.org. In either case, you will return to this page after reading the case study to complete the post-test and evaluation and print your certificate.

How to earn contact hour credit

 

If you start at UWCNE.org:If you start at HepWebStudy.org:
Go to the bottom of this page.Complete case study content at http://www.hepwebstudy.org
Login or Create Account and sign up for this case study.Click CNE Credit to link to this page.
Use the Continue button to access course activities. After reading the case study, click CNE Credit to come back to this page. Use the Continue button to access the post-test and evaluation.Login or Create Account and sign up for this case study. Use the Continue button to access the post-test and evaluation.
Achieve 80% or higher on the post-test.Achieve 80% or higher on the post-test.
Submit the evaluation.Submit the evaluation.
Download and print your certificate.Download and print your certificate.

 

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Special features

  • Interactive case-based modules
  • Free CE
  • Slide library with presentations for downloading
  • Glossary of definitions and terms

Provided by

 

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Additional Information

Format: 
Case-Study
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 0.50 Contact hours
Available: 
05/15/2016
Expires: 
05/15/2019

Available Credit

  • 0.50 Contact hours
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