Clinical Staff Basics (“Mid-level presentation”)
Hepatitis C: From Threat to Cure
Module overview/Description: This presentation will allow clinical staff to learn more about the background and management of HCV and HCC. The presentation highlights why baby boomers are the primary group of interest for this screening and how HCV is a growing problem in south Texas. The screening process is broken down to educate staff about how the different lab tests function in patient screening. Patient counseling is addressed to aid in speaking with patients about their lab results. The treatment process is explained to educate staff on what will be required of patients during the treatment process.
Orasure link to training video
CDC Interpretation of Results of Tests for Hepatitis C Virus Infection (HCV) and further actions.