EC Practice Support Toolkit

The Toolkit was developed for primary care providers, including general practitioners, nurse practitioners, nurses, and allied health professionals.

This Toolkit contains all of the resources needed to promote hepatitis C testing and treatment and to ensure people remain engaged in good quality hepatitis C care to prevent further liver damage and reduce the likelihood of transmission to others.

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EC Practice Support Toolkit

The EC Partnership Practice Support Toolkit was developed for primary care providers, including: general practitioners, nurse practitioners, nurses and allied health professionals.

Appendix: Quick Tips for Managing HCV

The Appendix Booklet contains a number of useful resources referred to in the Toolkit.

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Appendix: Quick Tips for Managing HCV

The Appendix Booklet includes a number of useful resources for your reference.

Hepatitis C - the basics

Here you'll find all the information you need to diagnose and treat a patient with hepatitis C.

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Hepatitis C - The Basics

In this Chapter you'll find all the information you need to diagnose and treat a patient with hepatitis C: 1. Who should you test? 2. How to test for hepatitis C 3. Getting your patient ready for treatment 4. Liver fibrosis assessment 5. When to refer 6. Before treatment 7. Starting treatment 8. Post-treatment follow-up and assessment of cure 9. Getting everyone involved in eliminating hepatitis C

Patient Support Resources

Here we include various patient support resources including: 1. Barriers to getting hepatitis C care 2. Creating a friendly space 3. Making testing easy 4. Supporting your patients to start hepatitis C treatment 5. Health Promotion, Education and Support Resources 6. Patient Support Organisations

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Patient Support Resources

This chapter includes information and resources on: barriers to getting hepatitis C care, creating a friendly space, making testing easy, supporting your patients to start hepatitis C treatment, health promotion, education and support resources, and patient support organisations.

Provider Support Resources

Here we include various patient support resources including: 1. Barriers to getting hepatitis C care 2. Creating a friendly space 3. Making testing easy 4. Supporting your patients to start hepatitis C treatment 5. Health Promotion, Education and Support Resources 6. Patient Support Organisations

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Provider Support Resources

We know that hepatitis C is new to many treatment providers in primary care given that it has been managed solely by specialists in the past. Here are some great resources that will give you the confidence to prescribe DAAs to treat and cure hepatitis C.

Practice Support Resources

Treating and curing hepatitis C is easy but we've found a few ways to make it even easier.

Here we want to support your practice to streamline hepatitis C care by helping you use your patient management system efficiently, and ensure you can bill appropriately for the time spent with patients.

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Practice Support Resources

Here you'll find some resources on: maximising MBS billing to support hepatitis C care, optimising your patient management system, identifying patients who need follow up, setting up processes for patient follow up, and measuring success.