Management of HIV Infection in Prison Populations

$9.00 | CE Hours:3.00 | Intermediate

 

 

CEU Course Description

This CEU course provides guidance on the screening, evaluation, and treatment of federal inmates with HIV infection, with a focus on primary care.

Article Author:  Federal Bureau of Prisons
Exam writer:  Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)

CEU Course Objectives

1.  Enumerate the immunizations that are recommended for all HIV-positive adults.

2.  Investigate the drawbacks of third-generation HIV testing.

3.  Compare and contrast HIV-1 and HIV-2.

4.  Examine the preferred treatment regimen for LTBI.

5.  Elucidate the regimen that is preferred for patients who must start ART before the genotype is available, due to a relatively high genetic barrier to resistance.

6.  Identify the most distinctive manifestations of acute HIV infection.

Social Work Approval

Social Work CE Credit for this course is offered with the following approvals. Many state boards of social work will accept the approvals listed. Provider Approvals by state and license type can be found here.

  • Quantum Units Education is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, CAMFT Provider #89970, to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEP. Quantum Units Education maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.
  • Florida board for Social Workers (Quantum 'immediately' reports CE Credits to Florida licensees)
  • Texas Board of Social Workers
  • ACE credit is not offered for this course. A list of courses offering ACE credit can be found here.

To see other approvals in your state, see our state by state provider approval listings here.

 

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Added On: 2017-07-28

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