About Us

Our History

TRANSFORMING LIVES THROUGH REMARKABLE CARE

Our Health Care & Wellness Approach:

Today: Address social determinants of health in conjunction with medical & mental health services. Long-range: Here to improve the health equity of the communities we serve Operate in Integrated Care Teams (mental health, social work, medical services, and benefits coordination)

Who We Serve:

  • People living with HIV (PLWH) or people at risk for HIV transmission.
  • People living with hepatitis c (HCV) or people at risk for HCV transmission.
  • People who inject drugs (PWID)
  • LGBTQ+ individuals
2017-2021

BEFORE 2018

Before 2018

AFTER 2018

After 2018

COUNTIES SERVED

IOWA

SCOTT MUSCATINE CLINTON CEDAR DES MOINES
LOUISA LEE JONES JACKSON

ILLINOIS

ROCK ISLAND MERCER HENRY BUREAU WHITESIDE LEE
DEKALB BOONE WINNEBAGO STEPHENSON JO DAVIESS

What are the demographics of the people we serve today?

  • 81% Insured (99% HIV patients are insured)
  • 24% Black/African American, 64% Caucasian, 11% Latinx/Hispanic, <1% Asian or pacific Islander, <1% multi-racial
  • 89% White & 11% Latinx/Hispanic
Of the HIV population
  • ~600 HIV positive clients (400 Illinois, 200 Iowa)
  • 43% Black/African American, 53% White, 1% Asian or Pacific Islander, 3% multi-racial
  • 18% Latinx/Hispanic & 82% Caucasian
  • Women = 23% , Men = 70% , Transgender, Non-Binary, Other = 7%
  • 28% PWID (past or current)
  • 68% LGBTQ+

What makes TPQC unique today?

  • All services are at no cost to the patient or client.
  • 72% of TPQC staff identify as a member of the community or population we serve.
  • Low no show rates e.g., mental health 3%
  • All services can be performed at someone’s home, on-site, or outreach setting- we are completely mobile!
  • Operate under a syndromic model---- the goal is for less than 15% of patients require follow-up visit from previous visit e.g., designed same day STD results and treatment in 45 minutes or coordinated mental health, social worker, pharmacist, and provider intakes.
  • Transportation is free to all patients by TPQC staff, Uber, or other public transportation assistance.
  • Highest positivity rates in Illinois (not including Chicago) STDs--- we are good at finding and getting high-risk populations into services
  • Top outcomes across all programs in IA and IL

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