Occupational Therapy: HIV/AIDS: An Overview for the Occupational Therapy Practitioner in Florida
19.94
Online
Mandatory
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About the Course
This course provides information about the transmission, risk factors, treatment options, and strategies to prevent HIV infection. It meets the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy requirements for HIV/AIDS continuing education.

Learning Outcomes
  • Explain how HIV is transmitted.
  • Discuss the incidence and prevalence of HIV infection.
  • Identify groups at high-risk for HIV infection.
  • Identify infections common to HIV/AIDS.
  • Explain strategies to prevent HIV infection in healthcare workers and in the general public.
  • Identify treatment options for HIV infection.
  • Discuss the role of occupational therapy, including evaluative and treatment approaches, with this population.
About the Author
Elizabeth D. DeIuliis, OTD, MOT, OTR/L, CLA, is currently a clinical associate professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy at Duquesne University, where she has been a faculty member for over 11 years. Dr. DeIuliis attended Duquesne University and graduated with a master’s degree in occupational therapy in 2004. In December 2009, she completed a post-professional doctorate of occupational therapy degree at Chatham University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She continues to practice clinically on a per-diem basis at UPMC Shadyside Hospital within Centers of Rehab Services in Pittsburgh. Dr. DeIuliis has had various leadership roles within academia and the occupational therapy profession, such as serving on the Board of Directors within the Pennsylvania Occupational Therapy Association. She has presented at state, national, and international conferences on topics related to fieldwork education, professionalism, interprofessional education, and teaching methodologies.

How to Receive Credit
  • Read the entire course online or in print.
  • Answer the final examination questions at the end of the course. A passing grade of 75% is required. Test questions link content to learning objectives as a method to enhance individualized learning and material retention.
  • Provide required personal information and payment information.
  • Complete the mandatory course evaluation.
  • Print your Certificate of Completion.
Resolution of Conflict of Interest
Colibri Healthcare, LLC implemented mechanisms prior to the planning and implementation of the continuing education activity, to identify and resolve conflicts of interest for all individuals in a position to control content of the course activity.

Sponsorship/Commercial Support and Non-Endorsement
It is the policy of Colibri not to accept commercial support. Furthermore, commercial interests are prohibited from distributing or providing access to this activity to learners.

Disclaimer
The information provided in this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.

©2022: All Rights Reserved. Materials may not be reproduced without the expressed written permission or consent of Colibri Healthcare, LLC. The materials presented in this course are meant to provide the consumer with general information on the topics covered. The information provided was prepared by professionals with practical knowledge of the areas covered. It is not meant to provide medical, legal, or professional advice. Colibri Healthcare, LLC recommends that you consult a medical, legal, or professional services expert licensed in your state. Colibri Healthcare, LLC has made all reasonable efforts to ensure that all content provided in this course is accurate and up to date at the time of printing but does not represent or warrant that it will apply to your situation nor circumstances and assumes no liability from reliance on these materials. Quotes are collected from customer feedback surveys. The models are intended to be representative and not actual customers.
 
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HIV/AIDS: An Overview for the Occupational Therapy Practitioner in Florida

19.94
About the Course
This course provides information about the transmission, risk factors, treatment options, and strategies to prevent HIV infection. It meets the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy requirements for HIV/AIDS continuing education.

Learning Outcomes
  • Explain how HIV is transmitted.
  • Discuss the incidence and prevalence of HIV infection.
  • Identify groups at high-risk for HIV infection.
  • Identify infections common to HIV/AIDS.
  • Explain strategies to prevent HIV infection in healthcare workers and in the general public.
  • Identify treatment options for HIV infection.
  • Discuss the role of occupational therapy, including evaluative and treatment approaches, with this population.
About the Author
Elizabeth D. DeIuliis, OTD, MOT, OTR/L, CLA, is currently a clinical associate professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy at Duquesne University, where she has been a faculty member for over 11 years. Dr. DeIuliis attended Duquesne University and graduated with a master’s degree in occupational therapy in 2004. In December 2009, she completed a post-professional doctorate of occupational therapy degree at Chatham University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She continues to practice clinically on a per-diem basis at UPMC Shadyside Hospital within Centers of Rehab Services in Pittsburgh. Dr. DeIuliis has had various leadership roles within academia and the occupational therapy profession, such as serving on the Board of Directors within the Pennsylvania Occupational Therapy Association. She has presented at state, national, and international conferences on topics related to fieldwork education, professionalism, interprofessional education, and teaching methodologies.

How to Receive Credit
  • Read the entire course online or in print.
  • Answer the final examination questions at the end of the course. A passing grade of 75% is required. Test questions link content to learning objectives as a method to enhance individualized learning and material retention.
  • Provide required personal information and payment information.
  • Complete the mandatory course evaluation.
  • Print your Certificate of Completion.
Resolution of Conflict of Interest
Colibri Healthcare, LLC implemented mechanisms prior to the planning and implementation of the continuing education activity, to identify and resolve conflicts of interest for all individuals in a position to control content of the course activity.

Sponsorship/Commercial Support and Non-Endorsement
It is the policy of Colibri not to accept commercial support. Furthermore, commercial interests are prohibited from distributing or providing access to this activity to learners.

Disclaimer
The information provided in this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.

©2022: All Rights Reserved. Materials may not be reproduced without the expressed written permission or consent of Colibri Healthcare, LLC. The materials presented in this course are meant to provide the consumer with general information on the topics covered. The information provided was prepared by professionals with practical knowledge of the areas covered. It is not meant to provide medical, legal, or professional advice. Colibri Healthcare, LLC recommends that you consult a medical, legal, or professional services expert licensed in your state. Colibri Healthcare, LLC has made all reasonable efforts to ensure that all content provided in this course is accurate and up to date at the time of printing but does not represent or warrant that it will apply to your situation nor circumstances and assumes no liability from reliance on these materials. Quotes are collected from customer feedback surveys. The models are intended to be representative and not actual customers.