Management of HCV in Primary Care
hepatitis c, family practice, physicians - primary care, disease management
Family Medicine | Medical Education | Medicine and Health Sciences | Virus Diseases
Speaker: Bonzo Reddick, MD, MPH, FAAFP
Associate Professor of Family Medicine
Memorial Health University Medical Center
Purpose: This enduring material is designed to examine epidemiology, screening guidelines, and new treatment options for Hepatitis C (HCV) as well as the implementation of components of HCV management into primary care practice.
Target Audience: This activity is designed for Physicians and Residents at HCA GME Hospitals.
Format: This presentation was pre-recorded for HCA GME National Grand Rounds Series.
Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:
Ø Apply appropriate screening guidelines for HCV in medical practice.
Ø Incorporate components of HCV management into primary care practice.
Ø Discuss the use of direct-acting antivirals in the treatment of chronic HCV infection.
Accreditation: HCA Graduate Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit: HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure: HCA Graduate Medical Education is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence-based. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Accreditation Requirements and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any relevant conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. HCA Graduate Medical Education has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. The disclosure summary follows:
Bruce Deighton, PhD, Course Director: No Conflicts
Jessica Wells, Course Co-Director: No Conflicts
Bonzo Reddick, MD, MPH, FAAFP, Speaker: No Conflicts
Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts
Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Chris Roe, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Release Date: May 15, 2019
Expiration Date: May 15, 2021
Reddick, Bonzo MD, "Management of HCV in Primary Care" (2019). Family Medicine. 1.