Clinical Services

Clinical services at BEAT AIDS includes outpatient ambulatory care which is a visit with a provider who will screen, assess, diagnose and treat HIV, STI’s or other medical conditions.  The providers also provide Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT).  The clinic offers “rapid start” for PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis), PEP (Post Exposure Prophylaxis) and ART (Anti-Retroviral Treatment).  “Rapid start” is defined as treatment within 7-days of diagnosis.

Case managers work with clients to assist in the coordination of medical and social services, provide linkage to other area human service agencies, and help in the organization of a care plan.

Our role is to assist our clients with navigation through complex medical and social systems to access needed resources.

Emphasis is placed on improving individual quality of life and supporting client-centered decision making.

Case managers strive to provide current information and consistent support to the client, their partners and loved ones. Case Management services include:

  • Education and information about HIV and transmission
  • Assistance with applying for Social Security, disability, Medicaid and food stamps; and safe & permanent housing.
  • Referrals for medical and dental/oral care and treatment.
  • Referrals for legal assistance for advanced directives and wills
  • Emergency housing and utility financial assistance for eligible persons

Support Service for People Living with HIV/AIDS:

  • Transportation for medical appointments
  • Mental health counseling
  • Support groups
  • Educational workshops
  • Social and holiday events
  • Food pantry & personal care items
  • Referrals for clothing & furnishings
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • HIV educational materials
  • Support & assistance with adherence in taking medications
  • Tickets to local events and entertainment