Case Management is an individualized service under which a person living with HIV is assisted in understanding their medical and related needs and in formulating a personalized plan of care. The case manager also assist the client in accessing various services, serves as a support in maintaining adherence to medications and the plan of care, and guides the clients in yearly progress assessments. Case Management services are provided by BASIC NWFL, Inc. and are designed to link and refer HIV positive persons to appropriate services in our community depending upon the individual’s need to maintain their physical and mental well being.
All applicants seeking services must meet the following documentation requirements:
- Proof of HIV Status;
- Proof of Residency in Florida;
- Not participating in local, state or federal programs where the same types of services are provided or available;
- Low income less than or equal to 400% of the Federal Poverty Level; and
- Willingness to cooperate and provide truthful information
Regardless of ability to pay, BASIC’s financial assistance programs are available to all HIV positive persons and are based upon the financial needs of those individuals. BASIC offers a variety of Patient Care Programs and all of our programs are subject to accessibility, availability, and funding.
For further information call Sharron Joseph, Director of Client Services at 850-785-1088 Ext. 112.