CAHN’s educational resources are available to all active members.  You must log in to access them.  Scroll down to find nurse tools, educational videos, presentations, standards and competencies, and more!

CAHNference Bytes 2021

Leading up to CAHNference 2021, enjoy these informative, “bite-sized” videos to enhance your nursing practice.

March 18, 2021, Live PresentationCAHNference Bytes – Workplace Resiliency and Mental Health Click to view the recorded presentation.

Next CAHNference Byte is planned for mid-June 2021

CAHN Nurse Tools

End-Stage Liver Disease Project
Created by CAHN – Donna Zukowski on behalf of the cirrhosis working group. A nurse working in hepatology will, on completion, demonstrate a basic understanding of the pathophysiology, consequences and overall management of a patient with cirrhosis
Hepatitis C Nurse Education Tool
Created by CAHN – Lesley Gallagher, and Donna Zukowski. A nurse working with a patient infected with Hep C may walk through these 8 modules with his/her patient to ensure a shared understanding of the disease, treatment options, and post-treatment continued health.

Speaker Presentations From Past Events

Go to Past Events to access presentations.

Member Knowledge Share

Hepatitis C Testing Guide

Quick Reference Guide for Health Care Providers
Created by: Stephanie Gin, Maria Alvarez, Jane Buxton, Naveed Janjua, Mel Krajden, Margot Kuo, Cheryl Prescott and Jason Wong in collaboration with provincial partners.

“Our member’s team created this resource in response to requests from GP’s for HCV clinical resources/tools.  The results were presented at the CanHepC poster session and will be presented again at the upcoming CAHR conference.”

Standards & Competencies

Click here to access standards & competencies.

CAHN BCIT Bursary

The CAHN Bursary is available to provide limited funding to nurses who are CAHN members and are undertaking or have completed the British Columbia Institute of Technology Hepatitis C Program. Nurses will be eligible for up to $500 towards the Viral Hepatitis Course. Names of the successful recipients will also be posted in the CAHN Newsletter.

Click here to apply

Other Educational Resources

CATIE offers open online courses through eduCATIE.ca to build knowledge of HIV and hepatitis C science.
Courses are self-directed and are designed for service providers who prefer to learn on their own time and at their own pace. All participants receive a certificate of completion. Available in English and French at http://educatie.ca/

The Wellness Toolbox is a collection of resources for patients living with a chronic disease, friends & family, and their healthcare practitioners and holds a ton of resources to help patients living with Cirrhosis. https://wellnesstoolbox.ca/

The content has been created by a large team of physicians, nurses, allied health providers and patient partners as part of the Cirrhosis Care Alberta project. Our mission is to improve the quality of care for all patients with cirrhosis. New content will be added every week! https://www.cirrhosiscare.ca/