Hepatitis

Hepatitis Guidelines

More information – working with people from CALD backgrounds here.

ASHM Testing Portal here.

Services/Referral

  • Find treatment services for hepatitis including medical services, pharmacies dispensing the new hepatitis C treatments, and liver clinics see Hepatitis Queensland Treatment Directory.
  • ECCQ Hepatitis, HIV/AIDS & Sexual Health Program (including FREE Fibroscan for people from CALD backgrounds) – More info here.

Resources for patients – Hepatitis

B Aware: Eating well for liver health   – Video by Hepatitis Qld in partnership with Mater outlining healthy options when shopping

B Informed: Eating well for liver health – Video by Hepatitis Qld in partnership with Mater and Inala Community Hub outlining healthy options for cooking and eating

Dancing in the Rain – Produced by Hepatitis Queensland, this short film explores the serious health issues in a lighthearted way that aims to raise awareness of hepatitis B within Queensland communities.

My Guide to Chronic Hepatitis B – Ethnic Communities Council Qld (ECCQ)

Hepatitis Australia Resources

  • Info sheets about Hepatitis C in Vietnamese, Simplified Chinese, Arabic, Hindi and Punjabi.  Available here.
  • PowerPoints are also now available for use in various languages and in the health worker section. Available here

Videos about HIV and Hepatitis

Multicultural HIV and Hepatitis Service has produced a number of videos to increase awareness of hepatitis C and its cure in diverse communities.The videos are available in in Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin) and Vietnamese with English subtitles. Available here.

 

More information for Clinicians

August, 2017: Watch Dr Margaret Kay give an update about Hepatitis B for Primary Health Care here

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