Counseling, Testing & Linkage (CTL):
If you are interested in becoming a Registered HIV Testing Site in Monroe County Florida, please contact Lisset Ivey, Early Intervention Consultant at Lisset.Ivey@flhealth.gov or (305) 676-3938 or contact us through the website by clicking here.
Florida Department of Health Website (Confidential/Anonymous HIV Test Consent Form & DH 3161 Form)
Linkage to Care Process and Checklist:Download Linkage to Care Process Procedure
Download Linkage to Care Process Checklist
Ryan White Part B Services
Ryan White Part C Services
HIV/STD Case Reporting:
The Disease Intervention Specialist Office:305-676-3836 or 305-676-3810 Work Cell: 786-751-0000 or 305-413-8076
Download a Monthly Supply Order Form:
HIV/AIDS 500/501 COURSE (VIRTUAL):
Each participant must complete the Participant Agreement and the two prerequisite Online Courses prior to registering for the two-day virtual HIV/AIDS 500/501 course: (1) FDOH HIV/AIDS 500 The Basics of HIV/AIDS Counseling, Testing and Linkage and (2) FDOH HIV/AIDS 501 Prevention Counseling, Testing and Linkage.
Prerequisite Online Courses:
HIV/AIDS 500 ON-LINE COURSE – Link to TRAIN Florida
HIV/AIDS 501 ON-LINE COURSE – Link to TRAIN Florida
The participant must have completed the HIV/AIDS 500 Online and HIV/AIDS 501 Online courses, no longer than six months prior to registration. Both certificates of completion from online courses and Participant Agreement are required with pre-registration form. Registration deadline is one day prior to training date; unless training reaches capacity. Once complete, a registration link will be sent via email. Registration link will not be sent until ALL required documents have been submitted.
All post-training (practicum) requirements need to be completed within 60 days of the HIV/AIDS 500/501 classroom training. All counselors will observe and perform a minimum of one pre-test counseling session, one HIV-negative post-test counseling session and one HIV-positive post-test counseling session with a certified HIV counselor at a Registered HIV Testing Site in Monroe County.
For training information, please contact Lisset Ivey, Early Intervention Consultant at: Lisset.Ivey@flhealth.gov or (305) 676-3938
HIV/AIDS 501 UPDATE COURSE (VIRTUAL):
***Annual participation is required for recertification of all HIV counselors and testers in the county and state. Recertification is required to continue HIV testing. ***
This training is only available to certified HIV Testing Counselors. Please complete HIV/AIDS 501 Update Pre-registration form and you will be sent an email with instructions. This will be a virtual online course and will have a post test that will be emailed after course completion. Each post test must be passed with a minimum score of 80% to receive your certificate of completion.
If you have any questions, please contact Lisset Ivey, Early Intervention Consultant at Lisset.Ivey@flhealth.gov or (305) 676-3938
RAPID HIV TESTING TRAININGS (IN-PERSON):
These trainings are only available to certified HIV Testing Counselors. When you have registered, you will be sent an email with instructions specific to the online training course you are registered for. The materials and/or links will be included.
There will also be a practicum. This gives you an opportunity to work with a certified rapid HIV testing counselor on the brand of the training you are taking at your site running the controls and doing the testing until you feel comfortable doing it yourself.
CTL TRAINING SCHEDULE 2022:
DOWNLOAD OUR CTL TRAINING SCHEDULE CTL 2022- Monroe County