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ANTHC Early Intervention Services

Program Type: Local Effort - Programs and/or activities that have not been evaluated but are identified by local programs as producing positive results.

Description:
Early Intervention Services [EIS] provides continuum of primary care to HIV/AIDS patients counseling, testing, referral HIV/AIDS awareness medical evaluation/provider consults and clinical care other primary care services facilitated referrals and partnership with other health care services. EIS coordinates services with regional sites in Bethel, Fairbanks, Juneau and Sitka. EIS regional [or Hub] site coordinators provide case management and coordination of primary care services to clients living in rural areas. Northwest AIDS Education and Training Center [AETC] and collaboration with ANTHC-EIS provide statewide training for tribal/non-tribal clinicians and other providers associated with HIV medical care and treatment. HIV perceptorships and technical assistance are available at no cost to qualified providers.

Age Group(s):
Infants, Toddlers, Children, Adolescents, Adults, Elderly

Site Type(s):
Community, Clinic/Health Center, Hospital, Work site, Other: Rural Communities and rural health facilities

Health Indicator(s):
Health Education , Healthcare Access , HIV/AIDS

Service Area:
Alaska

Keyword(s):
Chronic conditions , Health promotion and wellness, Other(please specify)

URL: http://www.anthc.org/chs/crs/hivclinic/

Name: Loretta Caldwell
Site or Location Name: Anchorage Alaska
Address:
Early Intervention Services
ANTHC Division of Community Health Services
Anchorage, AK 99508
U.S.
Email: ltcladwell@anthc.org
Phone: 907-729-2907

Primary Contact Name: Loretta Caldwell
Site or Location Name: Anchorage Alaska
Address:
Early Intervention Services
ANTHC Division of Community Health Services
Anchorage, AK 99508
U.S.
Email: emsaltonstall@anthc.org
Phone: 907-729-2908