High Impact Prevention (HIP) Warmline
The HIP Warmline is a consultation service for interdisciplinary health care providers working in CDC-funded HIV treatment and prevention programs and health departments in the Northeast Region of the United States. The service region includes Connecticut, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Maine, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont, as well as Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
Clinical and non-clinical HIV capacity building experts are available to answer questions and discuss non-urgent HIV prevention and treatment topics. (See focus areas.)
To contact the HIP Warmline
Leave your question in a voicemail message and/or describe the request over email. All requests will receive a response within three business days.
Call: (212) 437-3999
For urgent matters, please seek consultation through program protocols or supervisors.
Warmline Focus Areas
- HIV Testing
- Testing Technology
- Delivery of positive and negative results
- Strategies for recruiting HIV priority populations
- Engagement, linkage, and retention in care
- Rapid initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy (ART)
- Medication Adherence
- Pre & Post-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP & PEP)
- Other sexually transmitted infections
- Sexual History Taking
- Social Determinants of Health
About the Program
The HIP Warmline was developed with funding from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) program, PS19-1904: Capacity Building Assistance (CBA) for High Impact HIV Prevention Program.