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Improving Linkage to Care: Two-Day Training


  • 42-09 28th Street Queens, NY, 11101 United States (map)

Who Should Attend?

  • Health care and social service providers who participate in the process of helping to link HIV positive clients/patients to medical care.

T-TAP Training Prerequisites:

  • HIV 101, HIV Testing, and Delivering HIV Positive Results (or their equivalents) are prerequisites for this course. 

Goals:

To provide core skills that enable clinical and non-clinical staff to improve linkage to HIV medical care (LMC).  ARTAS uses individual-level, short-term, and strengths-based case management services to link individuals who have been diagnosed with HIV to medical care. The curriculum is based on a successful demonstration project sponsored by CDC that significantly improved linkage of HIV-infected persons to HIV primary care.

Objectives:

By the end of this training, participants will be able to assist clients/patients in linkage to HIV primary care through the use of a strengths-based case management model. Participants will be able to:

  • Explain the Linkage to Medical Care model;
  • Implement skills required for strengths-based case management; and
  • Conduct the Linkage to Medical Care model.

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