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HIV/AIDS Training For The Care Provider

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HIV/AIDS Training For The Care Provider

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Course Number:
SP014-CCG

This course will provide the care provider relevant knowledge about HIV and AIDS. Demographic, geographic, and incident rate data is presented. To assist in their care of residents, care providers will obtain knowledge on the HIV/AIDS clinical signs, symptoms, modes of transmission, risk factors, prevention, and screening and diagnosis. Common HIV medical complications are presented. The participant will receive an overview of how the HIV virus duplicates and the general classes of drugs that target each stage of HIV replication.
Course Information:
  • Online Training Course
  • Credit Hours: 4
  • Discuss the HIV/AIDS Epidemic
  • Screening and Diagnosis of HIV
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$49.99

HIV/AIDS Training For The Care Provider Info:

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will gain an understanding of the: psychosocial challenges of persons with HIV/AIDS and the importance of positive psychosocial support systems; universal precautions and care facility considerations; ways to help care providers minimize accidental occupational exposure.

Course Outline

Module 1

  • 1. Define the terms HIV and AIDS
  • 2. Discuss the HIV/AIDS epidemic
  • A. Discuss the HIV/AIDS epidemic worldwide
  • B. Discuss the HIV/AIDS epidemic within the United States
  • C. List the characteristics of the HIV/AIDS epidemic within the State of California


  • Module 2

    • 1. Briefly discuss the following as it relates to HIV/AIDS:
    • A. Signs and symptoms
    • B. Modes of transmission
    • C. Risk factors for HIV/AIDS
    • D. Prevention of HIV/AIDS
    • E. Screening and diagnosis of HIV


    Module 3

    • 1. Discuss the five common types of HIV complications including:
    • A. Bacterial infections
    • B. Viral infections
    • C. Fungal infections
    • D. Parasitic infections
    • E. Cancers


    Module 4

    • 1. Briefly describe HIV treatment and medication
    • A. Define and briefly describe HAART
    • B. Briefly discuss how the HIV virus works in our cells after it is introduced into the blood stream
    • C. Simply describe how different medications work to treat HIV


    Module 5

    • 1. Discuss the psychosocial challenges for persons with HIV/AIDS
    • 2. Define and describe the symptoms of each of the HIV-related mental disorders
    • 3. List ways HIV positive people can maintain a positive mental health
    • 4. List ways individuals can support the mental health challenges of HIV positive persons


    Module 6

    • 1. Discuss care facility considerations in relation to HIV/AIDS
    • A. Explain how occupational exposures can occur
    • B. List 3 factors that influence the risk for occupational exposure
    • C. List the 4 factors that influence the risk for infection following an exposure to HIV
    • D. Briefly explain the infection control guidelines recommended by CDC
    • E. Describe what to do if occupational exposure to HIV occurs

    Additional Information

    Course Type Online Self-Paced
    Course Approvals CA (ARF), CA (RCFE), CA Board of Registered Nurses, CA Board of Vocational Nursing, CA Group Homes (GH), DC Assistive Personnel , FL Board of Nursing, FL Certified Nursing Assistant, WA DSHS

    HIV/AIDS Training For The Care Provider

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    $49.99

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