Project Consumer LINC

Speed Survey

Project Consumer LINC

January 2011

Methods that involve persons living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) to help link other PLWHA into primary medical care and other needed services. 

Document explains following four strategies and presents select implementation tools (e.g., training exercises):

  • PLWHA provide input on improving systems of care.
  • PLWHA help engage other PLWHA who are not in care into services (thus addressing unmet need).
  • PLWHA serve as part-time or full-time community health workers, linking other PLWH into HIV-related primary medical care and other needed services.
  • PLWHA participate as part of integrated clinical care teams.