Welcome to HIV TIPs

Are you a GP or practice nurse who wants to:

This site will enable you to:

Assess your own learning needs

Here you can test yourself on how much you know about HIV by doing our quizzes and exercises. Once you have a better idea of your learning needs, move on to Update yourself.

Update yourself on HIV testing

Here you can fill in any gaps in your knowledge that you have identified. We suggest you browse the four sections you find here. You can also look at the whole range of other resources. When you are ready – even though you might not feel like an expert! – you can move on to the next section  - Assess your team's learning needs - and start to look at the learning needs of your team.

Assess your team's learning needs

Here there are group quizzes, an audit, and exercises you can use with your colleagues to find out how much the team knows about HIV. Once you’ve done these, there’s an opportunity to Change practice in your team.

Change practice in your team

Here you can review how you and your colleagues did in the team quizzes and group exercises. There is everything you need for a clinical teaching session and a whole lot of ideas for other things you can do, (all summarised in a checklist). See the Resources page for more material.


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