Linkage to Care Specialist (LTC-S) Project


The Linkage to Care Specialist (LTC-S) Project aims to improve timely linkage for patients newly diagnosed with HIV through client-centered, resiliency-based counseling, and support beginning immediately after a positive HIV test result.

Implementation Resources

Fact Sheet

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Intervention Outcomes

  • 94% of participants attended their first HIV medical visit within 3 months of diagnosis.
  • 92% of participants were successfully retained for a year following linkage to care.
  • Among individuals retained in care, 94% achieved viral suppression.

Cost Analysis

The LTC-S Project cost analysis is not currently available. However, you can use the CIE Cost Calculator to create an estimate of the cost of implementing the intervention at your organization.


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