Hep C Task Force Meeting Highlights | 02-27-2019

February 27th (9AM – 2PM) The Center: 208 West 13th St, Manhattan
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In Attendance: See Below


Project SUCCEED: Eliminating Hep C in People Living With HIV in NYC

Progress Report & Outstanding Needs
Amber Casey, MPH, Deputy Director, HIV Care & Treatment, NYC Health Dept – acasey@health.nyc.gov
Nirah Johnson, LCSW, Capacity Building Director, Viral Hepatitis, NYC Health Dept – njohnso2@health.nyc.gov

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Strategies to Reengage Patients in Care and Treatment

HASA-Healthix ‘Bottom-Up’ Project
Alert System When Patients Deemed Lost to Care Touch the Health Care System
Peter Gordon, MD, Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine, New York Presbyterian – pgg2@cumc.columbia.edu

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Community Health Work: BronxCare Case Presentation
Courtney Dower, MBA, Program Manager, HIV/Hep-C/Hep-B Programs, BronxCare Health Systems – cdower@bronxleb.org

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Optimizing  Clinical Systems and Programs to Support Hep C Care

Funding Hepatitis Navigation through 340 B: Brightpoint Case Presentation
Jasmine Muniz-Cadorette, Business Operations Coordinator, Brightpoint Health – jcadorette@brightpointhealth.org
Lettice Maldonado, MPA, HCV Program Coordinator, Brightpoint Health – lmaldonado@brightpointhealth.org

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Leveraging Multiple Programs and Quality Improvement Initiatives
Gillian Saunders, Director of Healthcare Compliance and Special Projects, Housing Works Community Healthcare – g.saunders@housingworks.org

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In Attendance:
    1. Alecia Charles, Hepatitis C Program Coordinator, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, alecia.charles@downstate.edu
    2. Alexander Zhang, PREP/ Hep C Patient Navigator, HousingWorks, a.zhang@housingworks.org
    3. Alexis Brenes, Health Care Access Specialist, DOHMH, abrenes@health.nyc.gov
    4. Amber Casey, Deputy Director, DOHMH, acasey@health.nyc.gov
    5. April Bennett, Health Systems Executive, Abbvie, april.bennett@abbvie.com
    6. Ashley Martinez, Linkage to care specialist, AHF, ashley.martinez@aidshealth.org
    7. Brian Hennessey, PREP Coordinator, Housingworks, b.hennessey@housingworks.org
    8. Bruce Glazer, Account Executive, AbbVie, bruce.glazer@abbvie.com
    9. Carol Lemus, Director of Health and Wellness, Lantern Community Services, clemus@lanterncommunity.org
    10. Cherry Jones, HCV Program Coordinator, Mount Sinai’s St.Luke’s and West, cherry.jones@mountsinai.org
    11. Chris Cruz, Population Management, Abbvie, chris.cruz@abbvie.com
    12. Courtney Dower, Program Manager, Bronxcare Health Systems, cdower@bronxleb.org
    13. Danielle Tenore, Assistant Pharmacy manager, Callen Lorde Community Health Center, dtenore@maxor.com
    14. Darnelle Delva, CQI Coordinator, BrightPoint Health, ddelva@brightpointhealth.org
    15. Daryin Hummel, LEAP Care Coordinator, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai daryin.hummel@mssm.edu
    16. Debra Stewart, HIV/HCV Navigator, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, dstewart@kingsbrook.org
    17. Dennis Robinson, Account Executive, Acaria health Specialty Pharmacy, william.robinson@acariahealth.com
    18. Diana Diaz-Munoz, Program Coordinator, (Hep C Peer/Check Hep C), DOHMH, ddiazmunoz@health.nyc.gov
    19. Donny Ramsook, Pharmacy Manager, Maxor National Pharmacy Services, dramsook@maxor.com
    20. Elaine West, Vocal-NY, relaytoela@gmail.com
    21. Enedina Martinez, Pharmacy Liason, Boriken HC, emartinez@boriken.org
    22. Farah Riazi, Outreach Coordinator, Reach at Mount Sinai, farah.riazi@mountsinai.org
    23. Farma Pene, Health Care Access Specialist, DOHMH, fpene@health.nyc.gov
    24. Gail Brown, Policy Advocate, COPE, gbrown.cope@gmail.com
    25. Gillian Saunders, Director of Healthcare Compliance and Special Projects, Housing Works, G.Saunders@housingworks.org
    26. Graciela Razo, Harm Reduction Coordinator, Streetwork Project, graiela.razo@safehorizon.org
    27. Gracine S. Lewis, AETC Coordinator, AETC, gs2375@cumc.columbia.edu
    28. Gregory Barber, HCV Peer Educator, Montefiore Medical Center – DOSA – Help C Program
    29. Indigo Leon, Patient Navigator, HousingWorks, i.leon@housingworks.org
    30. Jasmine Muniz-Cadorette, 340B Program Coordinator, Brightpoint Health, jcadorette@brightpointhealth.org
    31. Jessie Schwartz, Clinical Coordinator, DOHMH – Viral Hepatitis, jschwartz2@health.nyc.gov
    32. Jill Pace, Mount Sinai, jill.pace@mountsinai.org
    33. Joseph Castro, Peer Mentor, CHASI, castrojoseph325@gmail.com
    34. Kate Kozeniewski RN, Brightpoint Health, kkozeniewski@brightpointhealth.org
    35. Katrina Rawlins, Health Educator, Memorial Sloan Kettering, rawlinsk@mskcc.org
    36. Legacee Medina, Mental Health Advocate/Hep C Coordinator, Housing Works, c.jefferson@housingworks.org
    37. Lettice Maldonado, HIV/HCV Program Coordinator, Brightpoint Health, mgarrett@brightpointhealth.org
    38. Lily Rothenberg, Hep C and PrEP Navigator, HousingWorks, l.rothenberg@housingworks.org
    39. Lissette Marrero, US Dept of Health and Human Services, lissette.marrero@icf.com,
    40. Lucy Vega, Check Hep C Patient Navigator, Bedford Stuyvesant Family Health Center, Lvega@bsfhc.org
    41. Luis Perez, Pharmacy Specialist/Advocate, AIDS Healthcare Foundation, luis.r.perez@aidshealth.org
    42. Mantsetse Kgama, Project Manager, DOHMH-Viral Hepatitis, mkgama1@health.nyc.gov
    43. Marie Bresnahan, Project Director, DOHMH-Viral Hepatitis, mbresnahan@health.nyc.gov
    44. Medesa Garrett, HCV Coordinator, Brightpoint Health, mgarrett@brightpointhealth.org
    45. Natalie Octave, Project Coordinator, DOHMH, noctave@health.nyc.gov
    46. Nicole Brothers, Peer Mentor, Street Works LES, nikkisoinxs@gmail.com
    47. Nirah Johnson, Director of Capacity Building, DOHMH, njohnso2@health.nyc.gov
    48. Noah Heau, Harm Reduction Assistant Manager, Lower East Side Harm Reduction Center, noah@alliance.nyc
    49. Perla Romero, Hep C Harm Reduction Coordinator, Alliance’s Lower East Side Harm Reduction Center, perla@alliance.nyc
    50. Peter Gordon, MD, New York Presbyterian, pgg2@cumc.columbia.edu
    51. Phil Golman, AcariaHealth Specialty Pharmacy, philip.golman@acariahealth.com
    52. Robert Desrouleaux, Community Liaison, Hepatitis C Mentor and Support Group, rdesrouleaux@hepatitiscmsg.org
    53. Sarah Ahmed, Communications and Community Engagement Coordinator, DOHMH, sahmed10@health.nyc.gov
    54. Scott Peck, Senior Relationship Executive, MEDLY Pharmacy, scott@medlypharmacy.com
    55. Sheila Zegarra, sheilazegarra@gmail.com
    56. Signe Langsetmo, PREP/ Hep C Patient Navigator, HousingWorks, s.langsetmo@housingworks.org
    57. Sima Toussi, Medical Director, Amida Care, stoussi@amidacareny.org
    58. Steven Sims, Health Educator, AIDS Center Queens County, ssims@acqc.edu
    59. Tatiana Vera, Health Educator/Linkage to Care Specialist, Montefiore Medical Center, tvera@montefiore.org
    60. Terri Wilder, Director, HIV/AIDS Education and Training Mount Sinai, Terri.Wilder@mountsinai.org
    61. Terry Leach, VP of Pharmacy, Amida Care, tleach@amidacareny.org
    62. Tiarra Hall, HIV/Hep C Tester, Bridging Access to Care, thall@bac-ny.org
    63. Toya Robinson, Therapeutic Specialist, Gilead Sciences toya.robinson@gilead.com
    64. Umaima Khatun, Program Coordinator, DOHMH, ukhatun@health.nyc.gov
    65. Woigline Zamy, Linkage to Care Specialist, STAR Program, Woigline.zamy@downstate.edu
    66. Yanting (Kelly) Huang, Data Manager, DOHMH-Viral Hepatitis, yhuang5@health.nyc.gov
    67. Ziyad Mclean, OMD Program Assistant, AIDS Institute, ziyad.mclean2@health.ny.gov

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