Standardized New York City Jail/Intake Assessment

Speed Survey

Standardized New York City Jail/Intake Assessment

July 2009
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Variables used in New York City jails to assess needs of PLWHA pre-release and during transition to the community.  (NOTE: This paper format tool is no longer used as variables have been incorporated within the program's Electronic Health Records.) Categories include demographics, referrals, income, medical information (primary care doctor, HIV status/risk assessment, treatment adherence), substance abuse history, partner notification, housing status, court advocacy, action plan, and tracking sheet.