Hepatitis C Education Class

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Hepatitis C Education Class

Description

The Hepatitis C Education Class toolkit is intended to provide clinicians with a how-to guide and various resources for conducting a patient education class on hepatitis C.

This toolkit contains a course guide, slide set and script, and slideshow with audio.

The slide set and script are designed for health providers to use with their patients who have hepatitis C infection or who tested positive for hepatitis C at some time in the past. The class runs about an hour and includes these topics:

  • What hepatitis C is, how people get it, and how they don’t get it
  • What you can do to take care of your liver if you have hepatitis C
  • How hepatitis C can be treated

Developer:

Department of Veterans Affairs

Funding Sources:

Department of Veterans Affairs

History

Release Date: 2007
Review Date: 2008
Recent Summary: March 2008
Original Summary: April 2007
Last Updated: 12/07/11

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