Media contact: Emily Gresham Wherle, Public Information Administrator, 859.344.5470 or Emily.Gresham-Wherle@nkyhealth.org.
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
The Northern Kentucky Health Department is offering a continuing education course on HIV for health care providers from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 4, 2013, at the Health Department’s District Office, 610 Medical Village Drive, Edgewood, Ky.
This course covers basic medical information about HIV disease, progression, transmission and prevention; management of HIV in the workplace; legal issues; statistics; and local resources for HIV testing and case management.
This course will cost $20 per person. A check made out to the Northern Kentucky Health Department or cash is payable at the time of class. Scholarships are available.
Two Continuing Education Units are available for the following professions: alcohol and addiction counselors, athletic trainers, chiropractors, dentists, dental hygienists, Emergency Medical Technicians, nurses, optometrists, paramedics, pharmacists, physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, physicians, physician assistants, podiatrists and social workers.
Class is limited to 30 participants. Please RSVP by Monday, April 1, 2013 by registering online at http://www.nkyhealth.org. For more information about this class, please call Bob Ford at 859.363.2085.
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