Text to Treat (T2T) is a text messaging service centered around ART medication adherence. The program is designed to provide customized daily or weekly discreet and encouraging text message reminders to all persons living with HIV.
Antiretroviral therapy (ART) is recommended for all people living with HIV, regardless of CD4 cell count, to consistently suppress viral load, maintain high CD4 cell counts, prevent AIDS, prolong survival, and reduce risk of transmitting HIV to others. Medication adherence, or taking medications correctly, is key to seeing successful ART.
Our texting program offers a self-tailored and discreet text messaging system that acts as a reminder to take medication as needed. Once enrolled not only will you be able set up your custom text reminders, you will also have the opportunity to connect with UHHB staff to discuss other best practices for successful treatment adherence.
Qualifications and Requirements
Enrollees must be individuals living with HIV.
Enrollee must own a personal mobile phone with a provider that allows text messaging services.
Mister Whitfield • 313-269-1268 • T2Tenrollment@miunified.org
Part of the Ending The HIV Epidemic Initiative. The initiative aims to reduce new HIV infections in the U.S. by 90% by 2030. Ending the HIV Epidemic leverages critical scientific advances in HIV prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and outbreak response by coordinating the highly successful programs, resources, and infrastructure of many HHS agencies and offices and providing a targeted infusion of new resources and support to the jurisdictions most heavily impacted.