Welcome to the NVHR Hepatitis C Baby Boomer Resources Page

 
 
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NVHR has launched a program to increase the number of people born 1945-1965 (baby boomers) tested for hepatitis C. This page will contain information for providers and patients and will highlight the work of our community partners.

"Conveying the Urgency of Baby Boomer HCV Testing" Webinar Slides and Recording

Find out if You Have Hepatitis C. It Could Save Your Life. A patient's story from Dartmouth-Hitchcock.

Medicare will cover hepatitis C testing for those born 1945-1965 Medicare coverage info

Acting Surgeon General calls for HCV Baby Boomer screening

CDC Grand Rounds: The 25th Anniversary of the Discovery of the Hepatitis C Virus Looking Back to Look Forward

National Summit on HCV Prevention and Cure

Patient Education Provider Training Community Partners

Provider Training

This is a list of resources for training primary providers and other healthcare workers about the importance of HCV screening and linkage to care. We have also included information on implementing electronic medical record prompts to screen baby boomers.

NVHR Fact Sheet - HCV: Why Screen in an Uncertain Treatment Climate

One page handout for
Primary Care Providers

HCV Birth Cohort prompt BIDMC

HCV EMR prompt - Generic

HCV Centricity Primary Care prompt - HealthCare for the Homeless Boston

Philadelphia Drexel University College of Medicine "C a Difference" Allscripts prompt

Lifespan RI Birth Cohort prompt EPIC screenshot 

Lifespan RI Birth Cohort prompt EPIC screenshot part 2

Hep C Connection's CME Class

VA Hep C Fact Sheet for Providers

VA 10 Things to Increase Awareness at your Facility 

Hep Free Hawaii Coding & Billing for Hepatitis

Hepatitis C Online 

National Hepatitis Training Institute

AASLD & IDSA Recommendations for Testing, Managing & Treating HCV 

CME Course for PCPs

CDC HCV Info For Health Professionals

FAQs about NY state HCV Testing Law

HCV Testing Toolkit for PCPs from GA DPH

Patient Resources 

This is a list of resources for patients about the importance of getting tested for HCV and what to expect from treatment.

Hepatitis C Birth Cohort
Info Patients

Hepatitis C Testing Facilities

Fibroscan Locations

CDC Know More Hepatitis

Living Well with Hepatitis C

Help-4-Hep

The Hepatitis C Mentor & Support Group, Inc.

Hep Free Hawaii Handout for Baby Boomers to Share with Doctors

AIDS Institute Guide to HCV Testing Coverage

Sample Testing Day Voucher - MedStar

Sample Testing Day Voucher Log - MedStar

Patient Assistance programs:

PAN Foundation brochure

Hepatitis PAP and co-pay programs

Community Partners

This is a list of our partners working on expansion of HCV screening in their communities. We will be spotlighting their successes and lessons learned through this webpage. 

 

 

State-Specific HCV Data:

California

South Carolina

Questions or comments about this program?
Please contact Tina Broder, Program Manager at tbroder@nvhr.org