Self-Study Modules - Continuing Education Activities
Self-Study Modules on Tuberculosis 6 - 9 Continuing Education
Continuing education (CE) is offered free of charge for various professions. In order to receive CE, you must complete an exam and course evaluation.
Maryam Haddad, MSN, MPH
Amera Khan, BA, MPH
Phillip LoBue, BA, MD
Allison Maiuri, BS, MPH, CHES
Sarah Segerlind, BS, MPH
September 26, 2013
September 26, 2015
Participants will need a print version of the Self-Study Modules on Tuberculosis, 6-9 or a computer with an internet connection to access the online version of the Modules at www.cdc.gov/tb/education/ssmodules/default.htm.
The target audience for this course is health care workers such as outreach workers, nurses, physicians, administrators, and students from a variety of settings, including: TB programs, managed care organizations, homeless shelters, migrant clinics, substance abuse facilities, nursing and medical schools, and other facilities serving persons with or at risk for TB.
A participant should be familiar with tuberculosis basics. It is recommended, but not required, that the Self-Study Modules on Tuberculosis, 1-5 be completed before beginning the Self-Study Modules on Tuberculosis, 6-9.
The Self-Study Modules on Tuberculosis, 6-9 includes a set of four educational modules, an introduction, and a glossary designed to provide education about various topics in tuberculosis through a self-study format.
After working through Modules 6-9, participants will be able to:
Module 6: Managing Patients and Improving Adherence
Module 7: Patient Rights and Confidentiality in Tuberculosis Control
Module 8: Contact Investigations for Tuberculosis
Module 9: Tuberculosis Outbreak Detection and Response
Division of Tuberculosis Elimination
CME: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
This activity provides 5.8 contact hours.
CEU: The CDC has been approved as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102. The CDC is authorized by IACET to offer 0.6 ANSI/IACET CEU's for this program.
CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designed for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 6.0 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. CDC provider number GA0082
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Method Of Participation
You may participate in the educational activity by viewing the program information above.
To receive continuing education, you must register for this specific course and submit an evaluation at the CDC Training and Continuing Education Online website.
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No fees are charged for CDC’s CE activities.