Training | Hep C Patient Navigation @ NYC Health Dept
August 26 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT
This one-day training is designed to provide patient navigators, caseworkers, test counselors and other prevention counselors, with a basic overview of Hepatitis C (Hep C), its impact in NYC, as well as an introduction to successful patient navigation strategies used by current Hep C patient navigation programs.
Since 1988, the Bureau of HIV/AIDS Prevention & Control’s Training and Technical Assistance Program (T-TAP) has conducted professional training and capacity building activities for clinical and non-clinical staff at health departments, hospitals, clinics and community-based organizations (CBOs) that provide HIV testing, prevention, and care services. Through education and training of providers, T-TAP strives to decrease the transmission of HIV in New York City and to improve care for those persons living with HIV.