This course is applicable for the following professions:

Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP), Athletic Trainer (AT/AL), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), Dietitian/Nutritionalist (RDN), Electrologist (EO), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN), Midwife (MW), Pedorthist (PED), Physical Therapist (PT/PTA), Podiatric Physician (PO), Registered Nurse (RN), Respiratory Therapist (RT)


The purpose of this course is to update healthcare professionals about the most current information along with best practice related to the treatment of HIV/AIDS infected individuals.

After completing this course, the learner will be able to:

  1. Identify the civil rights of the HIV/AIDS infected individual and their family/friends
  2. Relate the mechanism of action of HIV as an infectious agent
  3. Describe the pathophysiologic changes in the human body following HIV infection
  4. Describe the modes of transmission of HIV and various strategies to prevent the spread of HIV
  5. Discuss informed consent relating to HIV
  6. Compare and contrast current medications modalities prescribed for the HIV infected individual

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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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