TB 101 for Health Care Workers
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: TB 101 for Health Care Workers is designed to educate health care workers about basic concepts related to TB prevention and control in the United States.
Continuing education (CE) is offered free of charge for various professions based on approximately 1 hour of instruction.
|Activity Title/Topic:||TB 101 for Health Care Workers|
|Origination Date:||May 16, 2016|
|Renewal Date:||May 16, 2018|
|Expiration Date:||May 16, 2020|
|Faculty/Credentials:||Amera Khan, MPH, BA, TB REACH Case Detection Officer, Stop TB Partnership, United Nations Office for Project Services, Geneva, Switzerland
Sarah Segerlind, MPH, BS, Health Education Specialist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Atlanta, GA
|Hardware/Software||Computer; Internet connection|
|Target Audience:||The target audience for the course includes newly hired TB program staff and health care workers in areas related to TB (such as individuals who work in correctional facilities or HIV/AIDS clinics).|
|Objectives||Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
|Contact Information||Division of Tuberculosis Elimination
|Accreditation Statements||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 1.2 contact hours.
CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 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 1.0 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. CDC provider number 98614.
In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.
CDC, our planners, content experts, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. Planners have reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.
Planning committee reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.
Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.
CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.
|To receive continuing education (CE):||In order to receive continuing education (CE) for WB 2725- TB 101 for Health Care Workers please visit TCEO and follow these 9 Simple Steps before May 16, 2020.
Complete the activity
Complete the Evaluation at www.cdc.gov/GetCE
Pass the posttest at 80% at www.cdc.gov/GetCE
|Fees||No fees are charged for CDC’s CE activities.|