This course is intended for nurses and a wide range of other health care professionals who want to increase their knowledge about viral hepatitis in order to improve prevention and care services. Course topics will include: (1) The epidemiology and prevention of Hepatitis A, B and C. (2) Anatomy, physiology and pathology of the normal and abnormal liver. (3) Client assessment: health history and physical exam. (4) Treatment and management of viral hepatitis. (5) Hepatitis B and C as chronic illnesses. (6) Social stigma and the management of viral hepatitis. (7) Harm reduction and special populations. (8) The impact of education level and health literacy on viral hepatitis prevention, care and treatment.
Basic health services knowledge.
$543.09 - $553.78 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.
Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2018 term.
Mon Jan 08 - Fri Mar 02 8 Weeks
|Jan 08 - Mar 02||Online|
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Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.
Mon Apr 09 - Fri Jun 01 8 Weeks
|Apr 09 - Jun 01||Online|
TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Effective as of Winter 2011
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