Programming Connection

Health navigation 

Evidence review

Health Navigation – A review of the evidence to support the impact of health navigation on screening, testing and diagnosis, care, and treatment

Evidence briefs

ARTAS – Short-term health navigation program increases percentage of people living with HIV engaged in care

Linkage to Care Intervention – An intensive, time-limited linkage-to-care intervention positively impacts engagement in HIV care

Check Hep C – High hepatitis C cure rates among people with hepatitis C when paired with a health navigator.

Project HOPE – Intensive health navigation may not overcome barriers to care for people living with HIV who use substances

Patient Navigation – Eleven factors that impact the success of health navigation programs

Program models

Case study

A health navigation program for people living with HIV, hepatitis C and other chronic illnesses uses flexible care plans and long-term engagement to improve lives.

Case study

A clinic and outreach service that trains people living with HIV to help HIV-positive clients develop the ability to better manage their own health and care.

Case study

The Peer to Peer Program trains HIV+ peer mentors to provide tailored support to other people living with HIV.