Self-Study Modules - Continuing Education Activities
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: The Self-Study Modules on Tuberculosis, 1-5 includes a set of five educational modules, an introduction, and a glossary designed to provide education about various topics on tuberculosis (TB) through a self-study format.
Self Study on Tuberculosis (Modules 1-5)
|Origination Date:||April 25, 2016|
|Expiration Date:||April 25, 2018|
|Hardware/Software||Computer; Internet connection|
|Materials||Participants will need a print version of the Self-Study Modules on Tuberculosis, 1-5 or a computer with an internet connection to access the online version of the Modules at www.cdc.gov/tb/education/ssmodules/default.htm.|
|Target Audience:||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.|
|Prerequisites||None. The target audience for this course is entry- level public health workers who have little or no background in tuberculosis.|
|Objectives||After completing The Self-Study Modules on Tuberculosis, 1-5 participants will be able to:
Module 1: Transmission and Pathogenesis of Tuberculosis
Module 2: Epidemiology of Tuberculosis
Module 3: Targeted Testing and the Diagnosis of Latent Tuberculosis Infection and Tuberculosis Disease
Module 4: Treatment of Tuberculosis Infection and Disease
Module 5: Infectiousness and Infection Control
|Contact Information||Division of Tuberculosis Elimination
|Accreditation Statements||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.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this enduring material for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This activity provides 5.1 contact hours.
CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.5 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 designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 5.0 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. CDC provider number 98614.
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|To receive continuing education (CE):||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 and posttest at the CDC Training and Continuing Education Online website.
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|Fees||No fees are charged for CDC’s CE activities.|
- Page last reviewed: May 11, 2016
- Page last updated: May 11, 2016
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