HIV/AIDS: State of Washington Mandatory 2 Hour Training

Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  • Discuss how HIV impacts the body.
  • State how HIV is transmitted.
  • Describe behaviors that increase the risk of HIV infection.
  • Discuss Infection Control precautions, including Universal/Standard precautions.
  • Describe the procedure for on-the-job exposure to HIV, HBV or HCV.
  • State the HIV/AIDS reporting requirements in Washington State.
  • Define confidentiality as it relates to HIV in Washington State.
  • Discuss the human impact of HIV/AIDS on the patient and the caregiver.
  • Describe typical stages of grief.
  • Discuss select populations and their relationship to HIV/AIDS.
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Approved By: The State of Washington accepts this course to meet the requirement because Access Online Continuing Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
CE Credits: 2.0 Hours; credit available until 01/23/2020
Cost: $30.00 *NOTE: if your association, employer, or organization is paying for this course, and you log in correctly, you will not be charged upon completion of the test.
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Author: Judy K. Shaw, PhD, ANP-C
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