Hep C Intensive Case Manager — SUNY Downstate Medical Center
As a member of a multidisciplinary team the Hepatitis C Intensive Case Manager (ICM) provides active and ongoing outreach, education, counseling, and intensive case management to people actively using drugs in order to facilitate initiation and successful completion of hepatitis C antiviral treatment. These responsibilities will be executed as part of a research study examining the effectiveness of delivering hepatitis C antiviral treatment to people actively using drugs using a multidisciplinary model of care structured around a collaborative partnership between SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Weill Cornell Medical College, and community-based needle exchange programs (NEPs). The ICM crosses institutional boundaries to deliver coordinated care onsite at partnering NEPs and the medical clinic.
Last Updated on December 17, 2017 by HepFree NYCTags: Case Manager Hepatitis C