HIV: Basic

HIV: Basic 

This course provides basic information on HIV and AIDS. We will define HIV and AIDS, how the immune system works and doesn’t work with HIV and AIDS. We will discuss how HIV can and cannot be transmitted. The course will also discuss testing for the HIV virus and treatment for the infection. 

$15.00

Hours: 1.25
REL-ALL-0-HIVB-V2

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (11 Match)

California Board of Registered Nursing

1.25 HOURS


Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP# 13791

Nurses will receive 1.25 contact hours for participating in this course.

District of Columbia Board of Nursing

1.2 HOURS


DC-RN -- District of Columbia Board of Nursing Approved Continuing Education program (CE Provider #50-290).

Nurses will receive 1.20 contact hours for participating in this course.

Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling

1.25 HOURS


Provider #50-290 This activity is approved for 1.25 contact hours.

Florida Board of Nursing

1.0 HOURS


Florida Board of Nursing CE Provider #: 50-290

Nurses will receive 1.00 contact hours for participating in this course.

American Nurses Credentialing Center

1.25 HOURS


Relias, LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Nurses will receive 1.25 contact hours for participating in this course.

Association of Social Work Boards

1.25 HOURS


Relias, LLC, #1273, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Relias LLC maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 02/10/2018-02/10/2021.

Course Delivery Format: Asynchronous Distance Learning-interaction includes quizzes with questions and answers, post-tests. This module is Reading-based.

Social workers completing this course receive 1.25 General continuing education clock hours.

New York State Education Department, Office of the Professions, Division of Professional Licensing Services, Social Work Unit

1.25 HOURS


Relias, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0009.

Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of licensed master social work and licensed clinical social work in New York. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice for an LMSW and LCSW. A licensee who practices beyond the authorized scope of practice could be charged with unprofessional conduct under the Education Law and Regents Rules.

As a provider of online, asynchronous education, some courses offered by Relias Learning are considered “self-study” under section 74.10(c)(2)(ii)(b)(4) of the Commissioner’s Regulations. The regulations limit self-study activities taken from a provider approved by the Education Department to no more than 12 hours in the 36-month registration period or one-third of the hours in a registration period other than 36 months.

Social workers will receive 1.25 continuing education hours for participating in this course. This activity is approved for 1.25 contact hours.

Georgia Board of Nursing

1.25 HOURS


Georgia Board of Nursing CE Provider #: 50-290

Nurses will receive 1.25 contact hours for participating in this course.

South Carolina Board of Nursing

1.25 HOURS


This program was approved by the South Carolina Board of Nursing Approved Continuing Education Program (CE provider #50-290) CE Broker Course # 20-[Custom_Code]

West Virginia Board of Registered Nursing

1.25 HOURS


Association of Nutrition and Foodservice Professionals

1.25 HOURS


This program is approved for 1.25 hours by the Dietary Managers Association. Approval code 163047.

Course Details

Course Code: REL-ALL-0-HIVB-V2
Hours: 1.25
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 1/31/2022
Learning Objectives:
Compare and contrast HIV and AIDS.
Describe the role of the immune system.
Describe the ways that HIV can be transmitted.
Explain the types of screening and testing available for HIV/AIDS.

Outline:
 HIV: Basic

Section 1: Introduction

About This Course

Learning Objectives

OSHA Requirement

Glossary

Section 2: HIV/AIDS Overview

What Is HIV? 

HIV Progression

AIDS Progression

Review

Summary

Section 3: How is HIV transmitted? 

Fluids of Transmission

How HIV Is NOT Transmitted

Standard Precautions

Post-exposure Prophylaxis

Prevention Overview

Prevention Strategies: Protection during Sex

Review

Summary

Section 4: HIV Patterns

HIV Across the Globe

How Common Are HIV and AIDS in the United States?

Age

Gender and Sexual Behaviors

Multiple partners

Intravenous Drug Users

Race and Ethnicity

Knowledge Is Power

How Many People Are Infected and Do Not Know It?

Review

Summary

Section 5: Testing

Who Should Get Tested?

What Should You Do if Exposed to the Virus?

Types of Tests

Confirming and Diagnosing Tests

Interpreting Results

Where Can Someone Get an HIV Test?

Home Tests

Confidentiality

Reporting Requirements

Confidentiality

Post-Test Counseling

Review

Summary

Section 6: Living With HIV/AIDS

Treatment

Stigma and Prejudice

Review

Living With and Managing HIV

Starting Out Healthy

Stemming Weight Loss: Bring on the Calories!

Stay Hydrated

Keep Food Invaders Out

What about Sex?

More about Sex

HIV+ and Finances

Review

Summary

Section 7: Conclusion

Summary

Course Contributor

Resources

References

Staff Writer: Adam Roesner, BSN
Adam Roesner, BSN has been working with various quality measures optimization since 2013. His experience in program management in both clinical and performance measures allows a unique perspective on the challenge faced by healthcare systems today. Adam has presented trainings on HCAHPS programs for sales forces and executive leadership alike, and has managed various skin health and HCAHPS educational programs and bundles for acute, post-acute, and IDN facilities. Disclosure: Adam Roesner, BSN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: advanced level General Staff; entry level Alcohol and Drug Counselors; entry level Professional Counselors; entry level Social Workers; entry level Speech and Language Pathologists; Nurses; in the following settings: All Healthcare Settings.
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Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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All characteristics and organizations referenced in the following training are fictional. Any resemblance to any actual organizations or persons living or dead, is purely coincidental.
To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 80% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.
Accommodations
If you require special accommodations to complete this module, please contact Relias Customer Support here.