NYC Department of Health

Hep C Rapid Test Training. NYC Health Department HIV Training & Technical Assistance Program (TTAP). Demonstration of HCV point-of-care testing (rapid test) technologies & required quality assurance measures. To view upcoming training dates and register click here.

Viral Hepatitis 101: Understanding Viral Hepatitis Training. NYC Health Department TTAP. Basic information; clinical features; prevention, screening, liver health management, medical care and existing community resources.  To view upcoming training dates and register click here.

Screening, Brief Intervention & Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is an evidence based intervention for people at risk due to substance or alcohol use. SBIRT training includes validated screening tools, stages of change, motivational interviewing and skills to help individuals change behavior. SBIRT is reimbursable under Medicaid, Medicare & Private Insurance. Training & Certification is available for free through the NYC Department of Health. See upcoming training.

American Liver Foundation Training

  • Liver Matters Education Program, incorporates key strategies to keep one’s liver healthy. The program also offers specific action plans to maximize liver health, which engages and motivates the audience toward future healthy lifestyle changes. Can be customized to fit organization need and is a highly effective corporate wellness program.
  • Treatment Choices Initiative, educates participants about the liver; liver disease, specifically hepatitis C; treatment options; and other disease management strategies. TCI programs are conducted at community-based organizations that serve individuals with or at high risk of hepatitis C infection.
  • Love Your Liver, is an interactive liver wellness education program for elementary, middle, and high school students. It aims to educate children about the liver, the risk of liver disease, and the actions they can take to maintain a healthy liver. Love Your Liver has been nationally recognized, reaching over 80,000 students since its inception in October 2008. Through their participation, students have achieved a 106% average increase in knowledge.

To arrange an American Liver Foundation Training go to www.LiverFoundation.org

New York State Department of Health – AIDS Institute

Periodic Viral Hepatitis Trainings. View Training Topics and Calendar 

Harm Reduction Coalition – Training Institute

Periodic Hepatitis C Related Trainings. English & Spanish Trainings Available. View Training Calendar

V.O.C.A.L. NY-Users Union

VOCAL Provides Hepatitis & Hepatitis Advocacy Training Free of Charge at your program site. To learn more, contact: Fred Wright, Organizer - [email protected] - (646) 321-5282