HEPline: Clinical Consultation Network for Hepatitis C Management

The Clinician Consultation Center, a component of the AIDS Education and Training Centers Program, has launched HEPline, a clinical consultation network for hepatitis C management. Public health and healthcare professionals in need of support can call or submit an online request for clinician-to-clinician advice on hepatitis C mono-infection and co-infection management. In response, the Center will provide expert advice on everything from testing to treatment.In particular, you can receive consultation for topics including:

  • HCV staging & monitoring
  • Regimen selection & dosing
  • Drug interactions
  • HIV/HCV management strategies
  • Prior HCV treatment failure, including management of complex clinical problems such as cirrhosis and renal disease
  • HCV transmission & prevention
  • HCV screening & diagnostic testing
  • HCV in special populations (pregnancy, co-occurring substance use and/or alcohol use disorders, psychiatric disorders, post-transplant, ESRD/dialysis, pediatrics)

Clinicians are available Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST. Voicemail and online case submission are available 24 hours a day. Questions are answered as immediately as possible, and most are responded to within two hours.Learn more!

About Kim Rodgers

Kim Rodgers serves as a Communications Specialist at NACCHO. Her work includes promoting local health departments' best practices, as well as partner tools and resources, in infectious disease and preparedness through NACCHO's communications channels, storytelling, and outreach to various audiences.

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