Specialized Family Care Program


  • Category: Health Issues
  • Materials: Fact Sheets from WV Bureau for Public Health and Centers for Disease Control: How to Fight Mosquitoes; Mosquito-borne Infection Prevention Checklist; West Nile Virus & Preventing Mosquito Bites; La Crosse Encephalitis
  • Goal: Provider knows how to control mosquitoes
  • Credit Hours: 1 Hour
  • Date Developed: August 2013
  • Developed by: Donna McCune, Family Based Care Specialist

Training Objectives:

  1. Provider knows prevention techniques to control mosquitoes
  2. Provider knows about mosquito control myths
  3. Provider knows about diseases which can be caused by mosquitoes

Training Procedures:

  • *Provider initiated self-study. Alternate formats of the study materials are available upon request. (View Course Materials)
  • Test completed by Provider (Take the Test Below)
  • Review of test responses by Family Based Care Specialist and Provider

* The test is packaged with the Course Materials, however you can take the test online by clicking the link above. Test answers are then submitted electronically to a Family Based Care Specialist for review.