TB HIV Care (THC) serves as a prime recipient for the CDC grant NU2GGH002189-02 in relation to Funding Opportunity Announcement 1924 Strengthening Combination Prevention and Testing Services among Inmates to Reduce HIV Infections and to Reduce Morbidity and Mortality in the Republic of South Africa.
In COP20 THC will be responsible for all activities in the prevention and care cascades in three regions (KZN, LMN and WC).
The total allocated COP20 targets across the three regions for THC are:
" KP_PREV (number of KPs reached with individual and/or small group-level HIV prevention interventions): 34,670
" HTS_TST (number of inmates tested for HIV): 26,002
" HTS_TST_POS (number of inmates tested positive for HIV): 3,120 (12% yield)
" HTS_RECENT (number of newly diagnosed HIV-positive persons who received testing for recent infection): 2,964 (95% of HTS_TST_POS)
" HTS_SELF (number of individual HIV self-test kits distributed): 13,001
" PrEP_NEW (number of inmates initiated on PrEP): 2,700 (12% of HTS_TST_NEG)
" PrEP_CURR (number of inmates that received PrEP): 2,700
" TX_NEW (number of inmates newly enrolled on ART): 2,964 (95% of HTS_TST_POS)
" TX_CURR (number inmates receiving ART): 2,668
" TX_PLVL (number of VL performed): 2,861
" TX_PVLS (percentage of ART patients with a suppressed VL result): 2,675 (95% TX_PLVL)
" VMMC_CIRC (number of males circumcised): 5,000