HIV Testing Update: New Regulations & Strategies from the Field


At the conclusion of the presentation, the participants will be able to:

  1. State the main objectives of the amended public health law that require the offer of HIV testing to all individuals aged 13-64 in certain health care settings
  2. Recall straight-forward strategies for implementing the regulations in three different settings: hospital, emergency department, and community health center
  3. List the contents of the New York State Department of Health’s “HIV Testing Tool Kit: Resources to Support Routine HIV Testing for Adults and Teens”

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Participant Information

4. Are you Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin? * (One or more categories may be selected)
5. What is your race? * (One or more categories may be selected)

Program Evaluation

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Objectives/Learner's achievement of each objective
12. As a result of this educational activity, I am able to:


Presenter 1
13. Daniel J. Egan, MD, FACEP, Associate Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency and Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center

Presenter 2
14. Debbie Lester, LMSW, Director of Urban Health Plan's Institute for the Advancement of Community Health, Urban Health Plan Inc.

Presenter 3
15. Carrin Schottler-Thal, MD, Section Head, Division of General Pediatrics, Albany Medical Center, General Pediatric Group

Presenter 4
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Presenter 5
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Outcomes of Education

23. Please list up to three specific barriers you have identified that will prevent you from incorporating what you have learned into practice.


24. Please list up to three specific strengths of this learning activity/offering.

25. Please list up to three specific areas to improve this learning activity/offering.

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