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St Vincent's Hospital

Ground Floor, Aikenhead Building

Victoria Parade Entrance- near to Nicholson St

Fitzroy, VIC 3065

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Bloody Serious Facts is a hands-on workshop that was developed, updated and is run by healthcare professionals and people with lived experience of Hep C.

Suitable for AOD workers, nurses, NSP workers, community health or anyone who works with people who are at risk of or affected by Hepatitis C.

All welcome.


Topics covered include:

Back to Basics of Hep C - Testing, Transmission, Diagnoses and Treatment-Everything you wanted to know about this amazingly resilient but treatable virus.

Treatments- Then and Now: Keeping up to date with the direct acting anti virals that are changing people's lives.

The Impact & Meaning of Being Hep C +- An insight into living with Hep C and the treatment journey by a person with lived experience.

A Practical Exercise- The not so obvious risks of transmission during the mixing up and injecting process.

A Short Case Study- What would you do?


FAQs

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

For people who need to drive in, there is a small multi level carpark (paid) attached to the hospital however, if you can avoid bringing a car, there is ample public transport options. Many trams go right past the front door and we are only a short walk from Parliament station.

My organisation wants to pay by invoice. Is this option available for payment?

Yes. We are happy to send invoices to orgs who can't pay by credit card or who want to send a few workers along. Follow the instructions under the ticket description or if you are still unsure, call us at HRVic. (03) 93291500

My organisation is located in rural Victoria and it's difficult for us to reach the city for the start time or we want to run one of these sessions for more than 10 of our workers at our location, do you do Bloody Serious Facts training on other sites for organisations?

Anything is negotiable where hepatitis C education and harm reduction are concerned! Email us for details and enquiries at admin@hrvic.org.au or call (03)93291500

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St Vincent's Hospital

Ground Floor, Aikenhead Building

Victoria Parade Entrance- near to Nicholson St

Fitzroy, VIC 3065

Australia

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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