Ithaka supports self-testing and linkages to care.
HIV self-testing is preferred by many people who want to know their status but struggle to access health facilities. Health providers are however hesitant to provide self-testing without effective ways to anonymously and remotely support patients and help link them to care. Ithaka is here to help.
NDOH approved content (text and video) for HIV counseling (RDT)
Oral and blood HIV self-testing support
Linkage to Care support
Index testing referral support
Tablet app (online/offline)
Data free web application (PWA)
Digital Collection Form builder
Integration to existing data systems
Case Study 1: Facilitated HIV Self Testing at Clinics
The Aurum Institute, in partnership with Johns Hopkins, offered HIV Self Testing in Health Facilities which showed a 40% increase in testing and 80% linkage to care.