New Mexico AIDS Education & Training Center

MSC10-5550
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: (505) 272-8443
Fax: (505) 272-4767

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Upon request, NMAETC can provide CMEs for providers and CEUs for nurses, counselors, and social workers, and funding for transportation and housing. Please contact the New Mexico AETC to set up a session at (505) 272-8536.

Consultation

NCCC Resources

The National Clinicians´Consultation Center provides clinical consultation across the U.S. and is located at the University of California, San Francisco at San Francisco General Hospital. There are two ways in which they provide consultation, the Warmline and the PEPline.

The Warmline: 1.800.933.3413

Mon- Fri 6 am to 5 pm PST
Offering treating clinicians up-to-the-minute HIV clinical and drug information and individualized expert case consultation.

PEPline: 1.888.HIV.4911

24 hours a day; 7 days a week
Offering health care providers around-the-clock advice on managing occupational exposures to HIV, Hepatitis B and C.

Perinatal Hotline: 1.888.448.8765

24 hours a day; 7 days a week
Offering health care providers around-the-clock advice on the care of HIV- infected pregnant women as well as indications and interpretations of rapid and standard HIV tests.

Clinical Consultations

Clinical consultations (individual or group) have three intended results:

  • To improve clinical problem solving
  • To change the behavior of the provider in order for him/her to make better or more appropriate clinical care decisions
  • To impart the most up-to-date knowledge regarding specific HIV patient care

Health care professionals in New Mexico caring for persons living with HIV/AIDS have access to consultation with HIV/AIDS experts located at the University of New Mexico Health Science Center on a number of topics, including but not limited to:

  • Viral load & CD4 count
  • Diagnostic techniques
  • OI prophylaxis and management
  • Management of pregnant women with HIV infection
  • Resistance testing
  • Drug interactions & toxicity
  • Antiretroviral treatment options
  • Management of occupational exposure

Technical Assistance

Technical Assistance (TA) provides resources and guidance to improve HIV service delivery and performance at the organizational and individual provider levels. Technical Assistance utilizes a consultation style approach, which is either organizational or AETC driven. The focus is on organizational or program structure issues.

Please contact us for Technical Assistance:
Tracy Jungwirth, 505-272-8443 tjungwirth@salud.unm.edu