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.
Do you want to learn more about the HBV ECHO?
Please join us for one our informational sessions on January 31st, 2018 (12:00PM – 1:00PM MT, 1:00PM – 2:00PM MT) or February 1st, 2018 (11:00AM MT – 12:00PM MT). Register here.