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Rhode Island: Rapid HIV Test Offered

August 22, 2011

Thanks to a grant from the state Department of Health, AIDS Project Rhode Island is now offering free rapid-result HIV testing. Licensed HIV counselors perform the needle-free oral test on Tuesdays from 4 to 6 p.m. on a walk-in basis or by appointment. Persons who test positive are counseled and referred to Miriam Hospital for confirmatory testing. For more information, visit, e-mail, or telephone 401-831-5522.

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Adapted from:
Providence Journal-Bulletin

This article was provided by CDC National Prevention Information Network. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update.
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