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Florida: AIDS Drug Assistance Program Waiting List Still Growing Steadily

August 29, 2011

So far this August, Florida's AIDS Drug Assistance Program has added another 110 people to its waiting list, which remains the longest in the United States. The 3,861 Floridians on the list as of Aug. 18 represent 42 percent of all U.S. residents waiting for help from state ADAPs, according to the National Alliance of State & Territorial AIDS Directors. The total number of Americans on ADAP waiting lists dropped slightly, from 9,217 on Aug. 11 to 9,201. Twelve states have ADAP waiting lists.

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Adapted from:
Florida Independent
08.26.2011; Mark Restrepo

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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.
See Also
2014 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report (PDF)
ADAP Waiting List Update: 35 People in 1 State as of July 23
More on ADAP Restrictions and Waiting Lists

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