Improved Access to HIV/AIDS Treatment
Earlier this year Middlesex London Health Unit officials reported about staggering increases in HIV and hepatitis C in the city in the last 10 years. The unique partnership between St. Joseph’s and LIHC, called the MyCare program, began as LIHC frontline staff began to recognize and track increasing rates in new diagnoses of HIV among clients of LIHC’s Health Outreach Program. By working together, St. Joseph’s specialized HIV care is integrated with the case management and primary care provided by LIHC staff , who have a long-term relationship and rapport with the city’s vulnerable HIV patients.
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