Course Title: Cervical Cancer Pap Smear and Sexually Transmitted Infection Training (Part of CRET Certification)
Course Duration: 12:45 - 4:00
This is a half day classroom training for nurses who will be performing cancer screening services for women and/or male and female STI exams. The training will include review of STI and male exams and bi-manual exams on simulated pelvic models and review and documentation of abnormal findings. This session will meet one part of the classroom requirement for Comprehensive Reproductive Exam Certification and will complete the required classroom training for STI Certification in Local Health Departments in Kentucky.
As a prerequisite you must complete the following modules:
- CRET: Women’s Cancer : Course # 1026561
- CRET: Sexually Transmitted Infections: Course # 1026562
- CRET: Pathophysiology of Cancer: Course # 1026308
- CRET: Male and Female Exam: Course # 1028787
- CDC Self-Study STD Curriculum (7 modules) at the following link: www2a.cdc.gov/stdtraining/self-study.
When all CDC modules are completed, fax certificates of completion to the RTA at 859-623-5910.
3. Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV)
4. Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
5. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)
12:45 pm Registration
1:05 pm View Videos
- Pap Collection video
- Amplified Chlamydia/GC collection guidelines
- Performing the Male Genital Exam
1:35 pm Male and Female Exam Reviews and demonstration on models Practice Session-Lucinda Carlson, APRN
2:45 pm Break
3:00 pm Practice Session (Continued)
3:30 pm Review of preceptorship requirements and preceptor checklists
Question and Answer
3:45 pm Evaluation
4:00 pm Course Ends
After completing this course the learner will be able to:
1. Demonstrate basic skills required for obtaining a cervical pap smear.
2. Demonstrate basic skills required for obtaining male and female STI specimens.
3. Choose appropriate documentation skills related to reproductive exam findings.
4. Demonstrate basic skills required for performing male and female reproductive exams.
Lucinda Carlson, APRN
Lucinda Carlson, APRN
Rhonda McGuire, RN
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