HIV AIDS Among Special Populations (Update)
$10.00 | CE Hours:2.00 | Intermediate
Florida - in addition to the Florida boards we are specifically approved by, the following additional Florida boards accept this HIV course by virtue of an MQA complementary board, for hiv credit: Florida Board of Athletic Training, Florida Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel,Florida Board of Massage Therapy, Florida Board of Nursing Home Administrators, Florida Board of Occupational Therapy, Florida Board of Physical Therapy Practice, Florida Board of Podiatric Medicine, Florida Board of Respiratory Care, Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition, Florida Council of Licensed Midwifery, Florida Council of Medical Physicists, Florida Electrolysis Council, Florida Emergency Medical Services
CE Course Description
This course is a brief overview of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in various special populations. This course is taken from updated information put forth by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
CE Course Objectives
1. Identify the special populations who are disproportionately affected by HIV/Aids in the United States including gay and bisexual men, men who have sex with men (MSM), African Americans, and other underrepresented populations.
2. Summarize HIV infection rates, HIV and AIDS diagnoses, and HIV risk behaviors that affect special populations including MSM, women, youth, and members of various ethnicities.
3. Discuss prevention challenges that contribute to the HIV epidemic among disproportionately affected groups.
4. Describe the steps the Center's For Disease Control (CDC) is taking to address the high number of HIV cases occurring in special populations.
ACE credit is not offered for this course. A list of courses offering ACE credit can be found here.
This course does not have CAADE approval for CEUs.
Course Development: Each course is identified and reviewed by the appropriate Quantum Units Education consultant with professional and licensed expertise in the various disciplines we serve. Our professional consultants oversee course development to satisfy the needs of various professionals based on their board requirements, rate course degrees of difficulty and ensure the course content and exam questions are appropriate, relevant and comprehensive. See our professional staff and their bios here.
Added On: 2013-05-01