for Veterans and the Public
Hepatitis C: An Introductory Guide for Patients
This updated primer on hepatitis C also includes information on the liver's functions, laboratory tests, and treatment.
How to Take Hepatitis C Triple Therapy
These workbooks guide patients through their course of therapy with the new hepatitis C drugs boceprevir and telaprevir.
- National Viral Hepatitis Program
This program, within the Office of Public Health/Clinical Public Health, has the responsibility to provide primary guidance and advice to the Under Secretary for Health on VHA policy and services related to viral hepatitis, including hepatitis C and hepatitis B. (VHA Directive 1300.01, February 22, 2013)
- Hepatitis Risk Assessment
5-minute assessment developed by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that gives you a personalized report of your hepatitis risk
- New Therapies for Hepatitis C
Brochure for patients considering taking one of the new hepatitis C drugs: boceprevir or telaprevir, March 2012
- Taking Your Hepatitis C Triple Therapy
One-page handouts for patients taking one of the new hepatitis C drugs, with tips on how and when to take them, and what to do if you miss a dose.
Who is at risk for hepatitis, how to prevent it, and what to do when you get it.