Resources

Calendar

3rd

January

Introduction to TB Nurse Case Management Online

Online

The goal of this course is to provide an introductory training experience covering the basic elements, knowledge, and skills essential for the nurse case manager responsible for the care of patients with active TB disease and their contacts. This course also provides new nurses with the foundation necessary to attend Heartland’s TB Nurse Case Management course.

8th

March

TB Contact Investigation Interviewing Skills Course

San Antonio, TX

The goal of the course is to improve the TB contact investigation and interviewing skills to increase proficiency of new and experienced healthcare personnel responsible for conducting TB contact investigations.

24th

March

World TB Day From the Heartland News Desk Webcast

San Antonio, TX

Topics discussed will include The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on TB Numbers and Deaths, Non-HIV TB Related Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome (IRIS), Study 31 Implementation – Important Considerations, New Terminology for XDR-TB, Listening to Patient Voices.

29th

March

Essentials of TB Nurse Case Management Online

Online

This course is intended for nurses and public health staff who are actively engaged in the identification, case management, and treatment of patients with tuberculosis (TB) infection or disease.

4th

May

Kansas Infectious Disease Symposium (KIDS) Pre-conference

Overland Park, KS

An informative 2-day event where you'll hear regional and national experts from the public and private sector discuss emerging public health issues. Expand your knowledge of how infectious diseases are contained and managed. Connect with local, state and federal partners to share the latest information on disease prevention and how to improve health outcomes.

21st

June

TB Contact Investigation: Interviewing Skills Course

San Antonio, TX

The target audience for this course are healthcare personnel responsible for conducting TB contact investigation interviews.