Checklist for Change: HIV & Hepatitis C Stigma in Health Care
DABC’s AIDS & Disability Action Program/Wellness & Disability Initiative has published a new booklet on HIV and Hepatitis C (HCV) stigma in health care environments. Checklist for Change: HIV & Hepatitis C Stigma in Health Care is based on research and interviews with service providers and individuals living with HIV and HCV.
Included in the publication is a checklist to encourage reflection on personal communication practices for individuals working in health care settings. Suggestions for training and effective organizational policies are also included.
You may download Checklist for Change below.
BC Health Care Student Reviewers Invited
BC students studying any area of health care are invited to review Checklist for Change and provide feedback until August 31, 2015. Selected feedback will be incorporated in a revised edition in September. Student reviewers will be entered in a draw for one of three gift cards. To become a reviewer, email Shelley@disabilityalliancebc.therightfitbc.org.