This training will help educate Oregon Sexual Assault Examiners on how to discuss and implement HIV post-exposure prophylaxis (nPEP) with patients. At the end of this training, participants will be able to:
1. Verbalize three risk factors placing patients at higher risk for HIV transmission following sexual assault.
2. Name the CDC-preferred regimen for HIV nPEP.
3. State where patient assistance paperwork for Truvada and Isentress can be located.
4. List three severe possible side effects of nPEP medications that all patients should be educated on prior to discharge.
2 CEUs will be provided upon completion.
This project was supported by Grant No. 2015-WR-AX-0007 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.Register