Services

HIVE clinic

Based at Zuckerberg San Francisco General, HIVE Clinic provides multidisciplinary preconception, prenatal, gynecologic and sexual health care to women living with HIV as well as HIV-affected couples including serodifferent couples (when one partner is HIV+ and the other is HIV-).

HIVE Clinic Testimonials

When you think of your experience with HIVE, what do you appreciate the most?

“I love Deb. She calmed me down, told me to breathe when I was freaking out. Becca was amazing.”

When you think of your experience with HIVE, what do you appreciate the most?

“My social worker Rebecca Schwartz is an incredible woman and always made me feel cared for and made sure I never went without. Being connected to her is almost a security blanket because I know that no matter what there will be a way or resources for what I need.”

When you think of your experience with HIVE, what do you appreciate the most?

“How comforting everyone is.”

How do you feel being part of HIVE Clinic has changed you?

“I feel it has changed me greatly emotionally. I have less anxiety and feel inspired daily by the staff and support services provided by HIVE. It’s also good to know that others have this support as well and it gives me great hope that those who are worse off than me have support as well.”

How do you feel being part of HIVE Clinic has changed you?

“They have a lot of respect and have changed my experience with doctors for the better.”

How do you feel being part of HIVE Clinic has changed you?

“It’s good because they informed us about things and they gave good services so I had more information.”

How do you feel being part of HIVE Clinic has changed you?

“Healthier/happier”.

What can we do for you?

Refer to HIVE

  • Call HIVE clinical social worker Rebecca Schwartz at 415-206-4240.
  • Provide the following information: patient name, date of birth, insurance
  • HIVE will obtain approvals for the patient to be seen at HIVE Clinic.
  • Live outside of the San Francisco Bay Area and seeking perinatal or safer conception care? E-mail HIVE Program Coordinator karishma.oza@ucsf.edu.

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP/PEP)

Intensive case management

Counseling and social services for clients and their families, including assessment and referral for:

  • Mental health treatment
  • Alcohol/drug treatment including methadone
  • Smoking cessation
  • Housing and transportation
  • Legal services
  • ADAP, Medi-Cal, financial benefits (SSI, TANF, GA)
  • Parenting support and child-care

Preconception

Preconception counseling for women, seroconcordant, and serodifferent couples, including infertility evaluation.

Primary care referral

  • For people living with and affected by HIV

Full-service gynecologic care

  • Colposcopy
  • Contraceptive counseling
  • Outpatient/Inpatient surgery

Prenatal and postpartum care

  • Outpatient and inpatient high-risk obstetrics in conjunction with ZSFG Women’s Health Center and UCSF
  • Department of OB/GYN
  • Psychiatry
  • Genetic counseling and testing
  • Nutrition and health education
  • HIV testing for infant(s) and family members
  • Level III Labor and Delivery, Intensive-Care Nursery, and Well-Baby Nursery