Release Date: February 7, 2018
This course provides an overview for healthcare professionals on the transmission and prevention of the disease, the care of persons with HIV, and the issues of living with HIV. The course also provides an overview on the provider’s role and responsibilities in the treatment of persons living with HIV/AIDS. Topics discussed also include pathophysiology and recent changes in terminology and staging. Legal and ethical issues, including recent changes in testing, confidentiality, and reporting requirements are discussed.
Western Schools is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission of Dietetic Registration (CDR). CDR Credentialed Practitioners will receive 2 CPEU hours, Level 1, for completion of this self-study course.
Performance Indicator(s): 10.1.2 Conducts the nutrition screening to identify patient risks and level of criticality and to direct services; 10.4.2 Applies knowledge of pharmacotherapy and its effect on nutrient absorption, utilization and metabolism when developing and/or revising the plan of care.
Learning Code(s): 4010: Community intervention, monitoring, and evaluation; 4040: Disease prevention; 5250: HIV/AIDS; 3005: Nutrition Diagnosis
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