HIV Care Outcomes Among Latinos

$5.00 | CE Hours:1.00 | Beginning


CE Course Description

Recent data indicate that Hispanics or Latinos are disproportionately affected by HIV infection.  This short CE course looks at the HIV care outcomes among Hispanics or Latinos with diagnosed HIV infection in the United States.

Author:  Gant, Z., Dailey, A., Hu, X., and Satcher Johnson, A.  HIV Care Outcomes Among Hispanics or Latinos with Diagnosed HIV Infection - United States, 2015.  (2017, October).  Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, Vol 66, No 40.  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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CE Course Objectives

1.  Compare levels of care and viral suppression of Hispanics or Latinos with non-Hispanic whites and African Americans.

2.  Interpret the trend of early diagnosis and age.

3.  Rank the percentage of persons linked to care after diagnosis of HIV infection based on age, patient sex, and transmission category.

CE Outline with Main Points

1.  National Latino AIDS Awareness Day

2.  Review of Data

3.  Discussion



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 CE Provider #50-8650 (Quantum 'immediately' reports CE Credits to Florida licensees) 
  • Illinois Department of Professional Regulation, License No. 159.001261 approved CE Sponsor
  • Ohio CSWMFTB #RCST091701 approved CE Provider
  • Texas Board of SWE #5070 approved CE Provider
  • ACE credit is not offered for this course. A list of courses offering ACE credit can be found here.

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Added On: 2019-03-18

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