English Resources

World Hepatitis Day Event: BCCDC Public Health Grand Rounds (July 24, 2019)

Click here to watch this event or to view speaker presentation slides

Interactive E-learning Mini-course

Hepatitis C: The Basics is a free, 30-60 minute, online course (non-credit) that includes:

  • basic information about hepatitis C, how it is spread, how to get tested
  • the steps involved to get treatment
  • 8 mini-videos on how to prepare for treatment
  • side menu for easy navigation to topics you want
  • pre-post knowledge check quizzes
  • a certificate when the course is complete

This course is designed to help people manage their self-care, whether they are at risk for catching hepatitis C, newly infected, or have lived with hepatitis C for many years. We have also heard from health care providers that it provides a good basic introduction and overview to hepatitis C for themselves and/or their patients.

To access Hepatitis C: the Basics:

1. Click here, then when the new window opens,

2. Click “REGISTER FOR CREDITS” (If you are a healthcare/health authority user from outside of BC, register as “Patient/General Public User” (see below).

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3. After registering, click “Find a course” and type “Hepatitis C” in the Course Title box then click the course title.

NOTE: The Patient page of this website contains almost all of the information that is in Hepatitis C: the Basics, but it does not have: the pre-post course knowledge checks, the certificate of completion, or the easy-to-navigate menu.


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Frequently asked questions
about hepatitis C
Unmet needs: Stories from
people with hep C (Interferon Era)
Ever had hepatitis C treatment? What is cirrhosis? What is a hepatitis C genotype?
(5 minute video) (30 min documentary) (22 second video) (1 min 30 second video) (40 second video)


Printable – For the Public

Click links below to download e-resources.

Generic - Tests Used Generic - Getting Ready Questions people ask... (English)

Frequently asked questions about hep C

Tests used for diagnosing hepatitis C

Getting started 2019 update: Things to know when you have hepatitis C

Getting ready for hepatitis C treatment

(for Tx with interferon, but some  steps may be helpful)

 Questions people frequently ask their provider…


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Speaking up for hepatitis care and support

Personal bill of rights

Tips for getting your message heard  Hepatitis C Illness and Care Journey  Hepatitis C Infographic 2017


Printable – For Professionals and Health and Social Care Providers

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Factors affecting attendance for hepatitis C care

Pre/post-test discussion checklists

 HEC Website education card For BC Only Reflex HCV Testing at BCCDC