Managing hepatitis C in primary care


This module will provide you with training in the diagnosis, treatment and ongoing management of people with chronic hepatitis C infection. Hepatitis C (HCV) remains a significant public health issue in Australia and GPs are an essential part of the management team, from identifying people who may be at risk of infection to diagnosis and monitoring of liver disease. In addition, with the new direct-acting antiviral (DAA) agents now available on the PBS general schedule it is even more vital that GPs are aware of HCV treatment strategies.

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Target audience: GPs and GP registrars

Open to: GPs, Pharmacists, Nurses, Students

Cost: Free

CPD points: GPs - view details

Closing date: 31 Dec 2019

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This activity was instigated by the Gastroenterological Society of Australia - Australian Liver Association (GESA ALA), with an educational grant from the International Coalition of Hepatology Education Providers (IC-HEP) and developed by NPS MedicineWise in collaboration with GESA.

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CPD points and practice incentives

Continuing professional development


This activity has been accredited for 2 (Category 2) points in the RACGP QI & CPD Program for the 2017 - 2019 triennium (activity number 91676).


This activity has been approved for 1 Core point in the ACRRM PD Program for the 2017 - 2019 triennium (activity code 7261).

Self-directed CPD

It is recommended that 1 CPD hour be recorded for the purposes of self-directed CPD.

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