Preconception and Prenatal Health: Cytomegalovirus
Welcome to the training on Preconception and Prenatal Health: Cytomegalovirus provided by the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) and the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC). This training includes five modules that can be taken individually or in sequence. We urge participants to begin with the Preconception and Prenatal Health: Overview module before taking the other modules.
The goal of this module is to equip Texas Health Steps providers and other health-care professionals to improve the preconception and prenatal health of women in Texas.
Primary care providers and other health professionals who treat adolescent and adult female patients who may become pregnant again or for the first time.
Note: For purposes of this module, the term "women" also includes adolescent girls of reproductive age.
Specific Learning Objectives
After completing the activities of this module, you will be able to:
- Determine appropriate preconception and prenatal counseling to prevent cytomegalovirus infection.
- Assess cytomegalovirus infection risks to newborns.
Please note this module expires on 10/21/2018.
All data presented in the module reflect the most recent year for available data.
This module includes a pre-test, post-test, and course evaluation. You must take the pre-test before beginning the course. After completing the course, you must take a post-test and score at least 75 percent to pass. After passing the post-test and completing the course evaluation, you will be able to print a certificate of completion.