Colorado: Clinics Boost Number Tested for HIV/AIDS -- Authorities Credit Fast Exam, Marketing Campaigns
July 11, 2011
National HIV Testing Day was June 27, capping off an effort by health officials in Colorado to boost screenings there.
The Colorado AIDS Project (CAP) has stepped up its outreach, and its free testing center has served twice as many people during the past year, said Marketing Director Tim Schuetz. "If more people knew it only took 20-30 minutes, more people would come," he said of rapid HIV testing.
06.28.2011; Analisa Romano
This article was provided by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update. Visit the CDC's website to find out more about their activities, publications and services.
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