AIDS/HIV Services

HIV/AIDS

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceWhitney Young's HIV/AIDS Medical Case Management team provides support to primary care patients by working to reduce the barriers that make access to care problematic, such as transportation, language, etc. Medical Case Managers can explain, in more detail, aspects of HIV Care such as Viral Load, CD4 Counts, resistance, adherence, and the need to manage co-existing conditions such as substance use, diabetes, high blood pressure, and asthma. Medical case managers can assist with arranging appointments, managing HIV/AIDS entitlements, working with external medical providers, working with external social service agencies such as housing, food programs, and transportation. Medical Case Managers can also help explain HIV/AIDS to significant
others, family and friends to help build natural systems of support.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany, Rensselaer
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessHandicapped Accessible
Intake ProcedureCall 518-591-4621 or walk in
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenOn-site Spanish and Russian translators as well as access to AT&T Language line for translation services.
EligibilityAlbany and Rensselaer County residents
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-6:00 pm; Fri 8:30 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 920 Lark Drive
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12207
Main Phone 518-465-4771 Administrative
Emergency/After Hours Phone 518-465-4771 Answering Service
Fax 518-242-4784
Service Location Email info@wmyhealth.org
Web Address www.wmyhealth.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: WHITNEY M. YOUNG JR. HEALTH SERVICES
Affiliated Program: HIV/AIDS
This Service: AIDS/HIV Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: AIDS/HIV Clinics (LT-1750.0500)