Benefits of Point of Care Testing
Faculty: Melissa Morrison, M.A.

Credit Hours: 1.0

Learning Objectives (Outcomes)

The purpose of this course is to identify transformative approaches to increasing HIV testing. After completing this course, you will be able to:

  1. Explain the importance of point-of-care testing and its ability to positively impact linkage to care and prevention of disease spread
  2. Describe three practices that can enhance HIV testing in clinical care settings
  3. Identify two strategies that can bring HIV testing to hard-to-reach communities

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CE Disclosure to the Readers

The Center of Excellence in Education (CEE) is an approved provider of CA Board of Registered Nursing and CA EMT continuing education. This self-study, web-based activity is provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing Credit provider #CEP12084; California Pre-hospital (EMT-P) CE provider #65-0537 for one (1) hour of continuing education credit.

All authors and planners have disclosed that they have no relevant conflicts of interest and forms are on file for review.

Successful completion of this activity requires a completed post-test and evaluation. You will then print your CE Certificate from the website.

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Program Support

This educational activity is supported by an educational grant from OraSure in accordance with industry standards. It is developed without influence from commercial supporters.


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CE Accreditation for this activity expired on May 31, 2023.