A population to be reached through some action or intervention; may refer to groups with specific demographic or geographic characteristics.
- Browse Related Terms: Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS), Epidemic, Epidemiologic Profile, Epidemiology, Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Disease, incidence, Incidence Rate, Prevalence, Prevalence Rate, reliability, surveillance, Target Population
The delivery of practical program and technical support to the CARE Act community. TA is to assist grantees, planning bodies, and affected communities in designing, implementing, and evaluating CARE Act-supported planning and primary care service delivery systems.
- Browse Related Terms: Administrative or Fiscal Agent, Consortium/HIV Care Consortium, continuum of care, Part A, Planning Council, Planning Process, Priority Setting, Quality, Reflectiveness, Resource Allocation, Technical Assistance (TA)
Geographic areas highly-impacted by HIV/AIDS that are eligible to receive Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part A funds To be an eligible TGA, an area must have reported at least 1,000 but fewer than 2,000 new AIDS cases in the most recent 5 years. (See also Eligible Metropolitan Area, EMA.)
- Browse Related Terms: Data Terms, Eligible Metropolitan Area (EMA), Financial Status Report (FSR - Form 269), representative, Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Services Report (RSR), Ryan White Program Data Report (RDR), Surveillance Report, Transitional Grant Area (TGA)
A grouping of disease exposure and infection routes; in relation to HIV disease, exposure groupings include, for example, men who have sex with men, injection drug use, heterosexual contact, and perinatal transmission.
- Browse Related Terms: Cultural Competence, Exposure Category, Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR), Risk Factor or Risk Behavior, Seroconversion, Seroprevalence, Transmission Category, Viral Load, Western Blot