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HIV/AIDS: Transmission & Infection Control Considerations

Course: #9490Level: Introductory2 Hours 174 Reviews
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The purpose of this course is to educate allied health care professionals on HIV fundamentals. Incidence, transmission, and infection control considerations relevant to patient management will be outlined.

Course created on August 31, 2020

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Course Type: Video

CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.2 Introductory, Category 3: Professional Issues - Contemporary Issues And Trends; CE Broker/2.0 Home Study, HIV/AIDS (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-789114; IACET/0.2; NBCOT PDUs/2.5 Beginner, Education And/or Research

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify at least two ways that HIV is transmitted.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to differentiate HIV-infection from AIDS based on accepted disease classification systems.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list at least 3 standard precautions related to infection control.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-25 Minutes Overview of HIV/AIDS•Definition•Historical milestones•Global & Domestic Facts (Incidence)•Transmission & Prevention
25-60 Minutes The immune system and HIV•How immune system works•How HIV attacks the immune system•Disease classification of HIV/AIDS•Disease Course of HIV/AIDS•Tests used to diagnose HIV•Antiretroviral Drugs for treatment
60-105 Minutes Infection Control Principles•Standard Precautions•Key COVID-19 Precautions•Practical application in work environments
105-120 Minutes Summary, Q & A

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Presenter Disclosure: Non-financial disclosures: A.U. Bankaitis, PhD works for a distributor that offers infection control products.Financial disclosures: A.U. Bankaitis, PhD received an honorarium for presenting this course.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by AudiologyOnline.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Occupational Therapy Association

American Occupational Therapy Association

OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.2 CEUs (Introductory level, Category 3: Professional Issues - Contemporary Issues and Trends Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.


CE Broker

CE Broker

OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 2.0 hours, Home Study, HIV/AIDS (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct client/patient services in occupational therapy (SC) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.


International Association for Continuing Education and Training

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

continued, LLC, DBA OccupationalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.2 CEUs for this program.


National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 2.5 NBCOT PDUs (Beginner level, Education and/or Research Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.