This course is approved as continuing education by the Oregon Department of Human Services in accordance with state regulation 411-057-0140 for Assisted Living Administrators, Residential Care facility Administrators and Memory Care Communities within the State of Oregon. This activity is approved by Oregon Department of Human Services for 3.00 contact hours.
This activity is approved for 3.00 contact hours.
This course is approved by the Association of Social Work Boards - ASWB NJ CE Course Approval Program Provider #37 Course #880 from 12/20/2016 to 12/20/2018. Social workers will receive the following type and number of credit(s): General Social Work Practice 3.00.
New Jersey social workers not pleased with a grievance resolution provided by Relias Learning, LLC may appeal to the approving entity or their jurisdictional board.
Course Delivery Method and Format: Asynchronous Distance Learning Text-based
This course has been approved by the Nevada State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners. This activity is approved for 3.00 contact hours.
Section 1: Introduction
A. About This Course
B. Learning Objectives
Section 2: The Diseased Liver
A. Test Your Knowledge
B. Responsibilities of the Liver
C. Taking Care of the Liver
D. Acute and Chronic Disease
E. The History
F. The Physical Exam
H. Laboratory Testing
I. Radiological Procedures
J. Liver Biopsy
Section 3: Viral Hepatitis
A. What is Hepatitis?
B. What is Viral Hepatitis?
C. Types of Hepatitis Viruses
D. Signs/Symptoms and Complications
F. Diagnosis and Treatment
G. The Role of the Healthcare Professional
H. Caring for Persons with Viral Hepatitis
I. Emotional Support
Section 4: Understanding Hepatitis A
A. What is Hepatitis A?
B. Facts and Statistics on Hepatitis A
C. Transmission of Hepatitis A
D. Hepatitis A Diagnosis and Treatment
E. Prevention of Hepatitis A
Section 5: Understanding Hepatitis B
A. Exercise – Differentiating between Hepatitis B and C
B. What is Hepatitis B?
C. Acute Hepatitis B
D. Chronic Hepatitis B
E. Facts and Statistics of Hepatitis B
F. Transmission of Hepatitis B
G. Populations at Risk
H. Laboratory Testing
I. Interpreting Laboratory Results
J. Diagnosis of Acute Hepatitis B
K. Diagnosis of Chronic Hepatitis B
L. Treatment for Hepatitis B
M. Antiviral Medications
O. Hepatitis B Prevention
P. Hepatitis B Vaccination
Q. Who Needs Vaccinated?
R. Occupational Exposure
Section 6: Understanding Hepatitis C
A. What is Hepatitis C?
B. Acute vs. Chronic Hepatitis C
C. Facts and Statistics for Hepatitis C
D. Types of HCV
E. Transmission of Hepatitis C
F. Populations at Risk for Hepatitis C
G. Diagnosis of Hepatitis C
H. RNA Tests
I. Treatment for Hepatitis C
J. Response to Treatment
K. Prevention of Hepatitis C
L. HBV, HCV, and HIV Co-Infection
Section 7: Conclusion
Jennifer Moore, RN-BC, DNS-CT, CDP started working in the senior care industry in 2000. She is a certified Gerontological Nurse, a Director of Nursing Services – Certified, and a Certified Dementia Practitioner. She has held positions including MDS Coordinator, Director of Nursing, Medicare Nurse Coordinator, Nurse Consultant, Area Manager, and Director of Quality Assurance. Her overall responsibility within each of these positions was to ensure residents received the highest quality of care. This included active participation in quality improvement initiatives, review of clinical records to identify areas of weakness, corroboration with the medical director to institute policies and procedures for resident care, and staff education/training. Additionally, she was responsible for maintaining an effective compliance program under a Quality of Care Corporate Integrity Agreement with the Office of Inspector General for a period of five years. She currently serves as the manager of curriculum design for post-acute care for Relias. Within this position, her responsibility is to oversee the development of online training modules for the post-acute care industry. She has served as the subject matter expert for courses on re-hospitalization, clinical skill reviews, and various OSHA and regulatory compliance topics. In addition, she has presented at various state conferences on mandatory compliance, quality assessment and assurance (QA&A), and quality assurance and performance improvement (QAPI). Disclosure: Jennifer Moore, RN-BC, DNS-CT, CDP has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.