Improved Perinatal and Postpartum HIV Outcomes after Utilization of a Perinatal Care Coordination Team

Research paper by Hackett S, Badell M, Meade C, et al.

Indexed on: 12 Apr '19Published on: 09 Apr '19Published in: Open forum infectious diseases


Evidence-based strategies to improve loss-to-follow-up among postpartum women living with HIV are lacking. In a high-volume clinic in the Southeastern US, a multidisciplinary perinatal care coordination team was significantly associated with viral suppression at delivery, timely attendance of an HIV care visit after delivery, and viral suppression 6 months postpartum.