Total CE Credit Hours: 5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/100822
About the Course:
This course addresses current guidelines regarding HIV counseling, testing, and referral. It updates the governmental guidelines on these issues and presents clear information regarding when and how to approach patients regarding HIV-related issues.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Revised Guidelines for HIV Counseling, Testing, and Referral created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially nurses, medical practitioners, psychologists, social workers, and counselors with an interest in HIV counseling, testing, and referral guidelines. It is appropriate for all levels of professional knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Identify the goals of HIV counseling, testing, and referral.
- Describe the primary focus and important elements of HIV prevention counseling.
- Name the factors that go into determining who should be offered HIV testing.
- Recognize the factors that go into determining the timing of HIV follow-up testing.
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