Media contact: Emily Gresham Wherle, Public Information Administrator, 859.344.5470 or Emily.Gresham-Wherle@nkyhealth.org.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
The Northern Kentucky Health Department is offering a continuing education course on HIV disease for health care providers from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 27, 2014, at the Health Department’s District Office, 610 Medical Village Drive, Edgewood, Ky.
This course covers basic up to date 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. For more information and to register online, please visit http://www.nkyhealth.org/Current-Programs/HIV-CEU.aspx. 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 and registration closes on Monday, March 24. For more information about the class or a scholarship, please call Bob Ford at 859.363.2085.
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