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HEPATITIS C/HIV EDUCATION, TESTING AND TREATMENT
A project to provide resources and referrals regarding HCV and HIV education, testing, and treatment to prevent transmission.
Project funded by the WV Bureau for Public Health.
Referral to Trained Providers
Hepatitis C & HIV Educational Materials
Peer Navigators Will Provide Individualized Support & Education
If individual does not have insurance, Peer Navigator will assist the individual through the process to apply for insurance
The Peer Navigator will link the individual to an approved provider for rapid Hep C testing
If rapid test comes back positive, Peer Navigator will provide support & education and refer the individual for confirmatory testing
*INDIVIDUAL WILL RECEIVE $25 GIFT CARD FOR COMPLETING INITIAL TEST
If the individuals confirmatory test is positive, the Peer Navigator will...
Refer the individual for treatment
Provide support and education through the treatment process
Upon completion of treatment, the individual will be given a $25 gift card
Ongoing support will be given and a wellness plan developed to minimize risk