Doctors have a professional responsibility to be aware of all their patients’ medical conditions. There are mutual obligations by both doctors and patients concerning the risk of BBVs during treatment.
The 2017 AMA Position Statement outlines best practice on blood borne viruses. This self-paced online module is a great way to learn how to put the latest evidence into practice in this important area of public health.
Type 1 hour Online Learning
Accreditation ACRRM 1 PDP RACGP 2 QI&CPD points
List and explain three points, which the AMA supports in their Position Statement on Blood Borne Viruses (BBVs) 2017
Name strategies that will aid in prevention and management of BBVs
Gain insights of prevalence of BBVs in custodial settings and recommend ways to improve these.
Introducing the AMA Position Statement: Blood Born Viruses (BBVs) 2017
Sex Workers, Custodial Facilities, and Criminal and Public Health Law
Focus Blood borne viruses, community health, infectious diseases and parasitology
Medical Audience GP, GP Registrar, Specialist, Doctors in Training (DIT), Junior Doctor, Medical Student, International Medical Graduate, Overseas Trained Doctor
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