HIV Testing - Where Should We Be Heading? Facilitator: J. Leider, MD, PhD
HIV Testing Expansion Initiative FY07 to FY09 Achievement
From FY06 through FY09 over 500,000 individuals tested for HIV while holding the number of prenatal patients tested relatively constant.
Over 3,000 individuals newly diagnosed* for HIV. On average 67% of newly diagnosed are linked to care at an HHC facility within the month of diagnosis
Over 90% of all diagnosed pts. are linked to care within 90 days of diagnosis.
*New diagnosis based on patient self-report and review of facility medical record
Of the Different Models at HHC Which is Most Effective at Expanding HIV Testing?
Four Leading Facilities - Proportion of Unique Patients Tested within Outpatient Clinics FY09 Renaissance; Harlem; Coney Island; and Morrisania FY08 Renaissance; Belvis; Coney Island; and Morrisania FY07 Belvis; Morrisania; Coney Island; and NCB
Four Leading Facilities - Proportion of Unique Patients Tested within Inpatient Wards FY09 Harlem; NCB; Jacobi; Bellevue FY08 Harlem; Jacobi; Lincoln; Woodhull FY07 Harlem; Met; Lincoln; KCHC
Four Leading Facilities - Proportion of Unique Patients Tested within EDs FY09 Jacobi; NCB; Elmhurst; Lincoln FY08 Jacobi; Elmhurst; Queens; Met FY07 Queens; Met; Elmhurst; Lincoln