- HBV ECHO: Reducing Perinatal Transmission
What does HBV ECHO: Reducing Perinatal Transmission provide?
This teleECHO™ clinic provides training in HBV prevention, testing, and treatment with special emphasis on reducing the perinatal transmission of the hepatitis B virus (HBV). HBV ECHO: Reducing Perinatal Transmission
is offered at no cost to select HRSA funded health centers and is accessible anywhere with internet service. Using simple videoconferencing technology, healthcare teams connect to a community of practice and experts in the field offering:
- A diverse curriculum focusing on perinatal HBV prevention, treatment and care management of women and infants at risk for perinatal HBV transmission
- Opportunity to present patient cases in a HIPAA-compliant format for recommendations from an interprofessional team of national experts
- Opportunity to discuss clinic or system specific challenges in addressing perinatal HBV in the primary care setting
- Membership to a virtual learning community that includes access to treatment guidelines and provider and patient resources
- Continuing education credits at no cost for participants
HBV ECHO: Reducing Perinatal Transmission starts in January 2017, offering twice-monthly teleECHO clinics.
We are actively recruiting participants from select HRSA funded health centers:
- Primary care teams providing perinatal HBV care.
- Primary care teams providing HBV care to infants, children, and adults.
- Clinical and/or administrative teams that strive to improve HBV prevention and care in their clinics by implementing best-practice
models of care.
Project ECHO® – supporting primary healthcare teams to provide specialty care in their communities since 2003.