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The 4 CE hour Communicable Disease - Hepatitis A-E home study course will further your knowledge of all hepatitis types (A through E) and provide valuable information on how to protect yourself and your clients from exposure to hepatitis. You will learn vital statistics relating to hepatitis, ways hepatitis can and cannot be contracted, the different types of hepatitis, and what you can do as a massage therapist to protect yourself and your clients from exposure to hepatitis. The course will also explain how massage therapy can benefit hepatitis infected clients. This course is a great resource for all massage therapists.
This Course Will Present Information On:
The ways hepatitis can and cannot be contracted
Precautionary steps you can take to protect yourself and your clients from hepatitis
Different types of hepatitis and the infection and treatment process
Benefits and contraindications of performing massage on hepatitis infected clients
updated statistics and information for 2017
You Will Receive: Communicable Disease - Hepatitis A-E text, by Melissa M. Dawahare, ND, guide with instructions, exam of 39 questions, course evaluation, certificate of achievement upon completion, and unlimited phone support for any of your questions.
The Center for Massage Therapy Continuing Education, LLC is an Approved Provider through the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB); Approved Provider number 409296-00.
Our continuing education courses are also accepted by the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA), Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals (ABMP), and most state boards.
For more information on individual state requirements and approvals, please visit our Approvals page and click on your state.
I like how it outlined each type of hepatitis from hepatits A to hepatits E. - Samantha Matthews, LMT
Simple and straight forward. - Elizabeth Golden, LMT
Love the ease of use and the online format of this course. - J. Shall, LMT
Hepatitis B is transmitted by which of the following:
A. Sex with an HBV infected partner
B. An HBV infected mother to her baby at birth
C. Direct contact with the blood or open sores of an HBV infected person
D. All of the above
Which of the following people has a higher risk of acquiring HCV infection?
A. A massage therapist who is exposed to a bloody sore of an HCV infected person
B. A massage therapist who uses universal precautions with their clients
C. A massage therapist who is exposed to a bloody sore of an HCV negative person
D. A massage therapist who uses gloves with their HCV infected clients
How does massage therapy help clients with hepatitis?
A. Improves immune system function
B. Relieves chronic muscle tension
C. Eases mental and emotional stress
D. All of the above