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Adap New York State Requirements

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Ask the Experts


Dr. Bob,I live in New York (the state not the city). I had a significant HIV exposure and went to an ER. The doc and staff never heard of PEP. What's up with that?Zorro
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,We've heard many similar stories from across the country. New York State is doing its part to remedy this unconscionable situation (see below). I'm hopeful all other states won't be far behind.Dr. Read more »

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Connect With Others


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...NEW YORK STATE'S OFFICIAL POSITION: 12 weeks is all you need to be certain (unlike Rick Sowadsky's contention). 12 weeks if and only Read more »

Ryan White Care Act - Revisions?

Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
...the bill, said states with urban centers are most affected by HIV and should not have their funding reduced. Clinton said that New York state could lose million under the proposed revisions. The bill now moves to the full U.S. Senate for debate.... Read more »

What about New York?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...why do you have diffrent guidlines in diffrent states? New York do they have idiots for experts and CDC have the best scientists? would New York have 3 month for a conclusive test with all Read more »

May be losing health insurance!!! Need my meds!

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...losing my health insurance. That in itself is a nightmare, but I would have to pay for my own meds. The ADAP program in my State requires I have insurance. I can do that for about a year out of my retirement fund, which is all the income I... Read more »