HIV Health Services believes that services targeting certain, highly impacted populations can benefit from specialized quality measures and suggested practices for delivery of services.

The intent of these “best practices” guidelines is to establish desired expectations for service delivery for CARE-funded programs in San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin counties.Currently, HIV Health Services, in collaboration with Harder + Company Community Research, an independent consulting firm, has developed best practices guidelines in the following categories:

To download these Best Practices Guidelines in PDF format, click on the appropriate document.

Transgender HIV/AIDS Health Services Best Practices Guidelines

Best Practices Guidelines for Centers of Excellence

Best Practices for Linkages from HIV Testing to Care

Best Practices for Prevention with Positives