Kansas Policy Monitor: "Local Health Departments Fret Cutback in State HIV Testing"
January 22, 2013
"The state health department earlier this month stopped analyzing HIV tests for many of the state's medium and small counties and also stopped providing rapid or oral test kits, which is creating a new burden for cash-strapped health departments and creating some uncertainty whether they can continue testing for the disease in some rural locations around Kansas." (Kansas Health Institute, Shields, 1/21)
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