WA Hepatitis B Strategy – workforce development

Increase awareness and knowledge

Increase awareness and knowledge of hepatitis B among the health, community, and youth workforce. Particular focus will be placed on the areas of prevention, testing, management, and treatment.

Emphasis will be placed on:

  • making training and education available, including cultural competency training, through a variety of mediums, such as:
    • online
    • face-to-face
    • webinars
    • videoconferences.
  • ensuring availability of training for healthcare workers in areas identified as likely to have a high burden of disease
  • developing and promoting a central directory of workforce development opportunities.
Icon: Links to WA Hepatitis B Strategy 2015–2018 – prevention and education Icon: Links to WA Hepatitis B Strategy 2015–2018 – testing and diagnosis Icon: Links to WA Hepatitis B Strategy 2015–2018 – disease management and clinical care
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