|Health plan management
Mar 1, 2006
Can a healthplan reach out to a member regarding their dx of HIV in efforts to provide case management. My fear is that once the employer knows the member's identity that member would face reprocussions.
Response from Ms. Breuer
I can't tell from your question what measures are in place to safeguard confidentiality. Yes, the health plan can, as far as I know, offer case management services to the individual. But I'm not sure how you get from that question to the assumption that the employer would know the member's identity. The employer should never learn the member's diagnosis from the health plan administrators. Why would the employer be involved? Can you help me understand the missing link?
- How Likely Is It To Get HIV From Insertive Anal Sex Without Condom?
- Is Getting Fingered Safe?
- Odds Of Getting AIDS Unprotected Sex Without Ejaculation
- Touching Broken Skin Risk Of Getting HIV
- Vaginal Sex Without Condom And HIV Transmission Risk
- What Are The Chances Of Getting AIDS From Sucking Breast?
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.