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Eligibility For Ryan White Care Act

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HHS Awards $1.7 Billion in Ryan White CARE Act Grants for HIV/AIDS Care for Low-Income People

HHS Secretary Mike Leavitt on Wednesday announced 174 grants totaling nearly $1.7 billion for states, territories and cities to provide care and services for low-income HIV-positive people, according to an HHS release . The grants are provided... Read more »
The AIDS Institute

The AIDS Institute Releases "The Next Wave in AIDS Care: Reauthorization of the Ryan White CARE Act 2005-2010"

Washington, DC -- The AIDS Institute (TAI) has announced the release of its recommendations for this year's Congressional reauthorization of the Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS Resources Emergency (CARE) Act, the nation's only dedicated source of... Read more »
AIDS Action Council

Ryan White CARE Act, a Cornerstone of HIV Treatment and Care, Expires: AIDS Action Urges Congress to Strengthen Our Nation's Response to the HIV Epidemic

Washington, DC -- Tomorrow, September 30, 2005, the current authorization of the Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS Resources Emergency (CARE) Act expires. Since its enactment in 1990, this historic HIV legislation has saved hundreds of thousands of... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Ryan White Funds

I am very upset about a supposed new policy of HRSA requiring the disclosure of income for anyone in the household of a person with HIV/AIDS. Previously only my income from disability was considered, so I was eligible for assistance through my Care...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Your letter didn't tell me, but my sources tell me that KADAP means you're in Kentucky. Is that correct? It's taken me a while to chase down a good contact for you, but here it is: the KADAP administrator is likely to be able to help... Read more »

Affordable Care Act and Me

I have coverage with Kaiser Permanente. It is fairly comrepenshive, the copays are low and even the premium is very reasonable for my age. It is being paid fro through Ryan White HICP. What is going to happen when the Affordable Care Act kicks in...
Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

Response from Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.
I agree with you; those other people have made "Obamacare" into a pejorative term. I too prefer ACA.ACA will have no effect on your policy when the mandate and guarantee issue take effect on January 1, 2014. Those who have insurance and... Read more »


where are all these wonderful DENTAL clinics ... 1.5 billion in funding . WESTCHESTER MEDICAL in valhalla NY will NOT see an hiv pat if you do NOT live IN westchester ALABANY MED Albany NY caannt see to KEEP a ryan whiute dentist .. 5 years...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hi and thanks for posting.I'm not connected with the care communities in Albany, but can appreciate your difficulties and needs. Ryan White funding doesn't necessarily provide all needs for all people, but let's make sure that all... Read more »

Ryan White funded clinic and copay

Being a long term survivor I have had to switch from private care to a Ryan white title III clinic because of costs. Seems like dollars going into Ryan white never seem to reach the client for services now I guess that's true for clinic...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,With 47 million Americans completely uninsured and another 25 million underinsured, the entire United States health care system is in crisis.Is it legal for your clinic to charge for visits? Yes, it is. I can't comment on whether the charges... Read more »
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Ryan White Care Act - Revisions?

Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
U.S. Senate Committee Approves Major Revisions to Ryan White

A U.S. Senate committee voted 19-1 to approve a bill that would change the
Ryan White CARE Act by allocating more federal HIV funding to southern and
rural states, a move that... Read more »

the ryan white care act,being revised,the worst

Posted by alivehoping, 1 Reply
i ask that everyone of us that are here and everyone we know write any and everyone in government to make sure the new bill thats being put up wont pass,it will deprive all people with hiv/aids to lose alot of what we are getting now.the doc i used... Read more »

Florida Ryan White Eligibility Changes

Posted by gregftlaud
Anyone else on here living in Florida (Broward County) recently have their Ryan White eligiiblity for medical and dental services mysteriously changed in the past 2 weeks? Ryan White is supposed to be good for a full year.

I called over to the... Read more »

Ryan White Eligibility-question.

Posted by cm82391, 2 Replies
So when I joined the program all the rules are pretty clear and I qualified everytime.

Now I've hit a snag, I've got a promotion at work (nothing big, just food server) and I'll be making more in tips...but less hourly. When I go to my Meetings to... Read more »