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Health Care Insurance For People With Hiv

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Universal health care (HEALTH CARE REFORM, 2009)

Not a question, but a comment on a previous one.I live in the UK whose National Health Service has recently been the subject of comparison with the US private/insurance-based health provision. Whilst I do not claim that our NHS is perfect (and what...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...some of the scare tactics that the insurance companies and rightwing Republicans have used to confuse and vilify the issue of health care reform here in the U.S.Dr. BobUniversal Health CareSep 6, 2009 Granted, "Universal Health Care" sounds great... Read more »

health care provider with surgery

are you crazy spoken like a doctor ...you advised that person to change insurance or pay out of... Read more »

Health care in the US

Hi Dr. Bob,I have seen some questions about people being on HIV meds and have no insurance to cover... Read more »
Articles
Treatment Action Group

Tell Congress to Make Health Care Reform Work for People With HIV/AIDS!

... Health care reform is moving fast through Congress, and provisions are at risk that would protect people living with HIV and AIDS, as well Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Will Health-Care Reform Bring Help to People Living With AIDS?

...When President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 into law this March, health advocates and people living with HIV/AIDS alike hoped that the final bill would provide sweeping improvements in health-care coverage... Read more »
Project Inform

Health Care Reform and People With HIV/AIDS

... President Obama has signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and the Health Care Education and Reconciliation Act of 2010 into law. Together they enact an historic health care reform plan, the first major overhaul Read more »
Project Inform

HIV Health Care Access Working Group Action Alert: Tell Congress to Make Health Care Reform Work for People With HIV/AIDS

... Congress is moving quickly to develop and pass health care reform legislation. One committee in the Senate will begin debating legislation this week. The move to reform health care in Read more »
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Travelling with HIV

Posted by logopolis, 4 Replies
...question but here goes. My partner and i are going on a cruise in August, both HIV+, and when looking to get the normal travel insurance began to think the 'standard' policy will be no good. My partner was diagnosed in Feb after becoming really... Read more »

Just started ARV - Insurance, Drug costs, expenses

Posted by ajhope, 1 Reply
...myself lucky to live here in Thailand where I (at least) can have access to good doctors and hospitals for a fraction of what people in the west would have to pay. My doctor (a Frenchman) works for an NGO and works for free - he only has a... Read more »

Is there a Financial Impact to having HIV?

Posted by westernbear69, 1 Reply
...Here we do not have to pay to go see the doctor, or have the blood test, or the medication (for HIV meds that is). Are some people missing out because they cannot afford the medical coverage required? If so, is there any way for someone to help... Read more »

How do you manage your health care?

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...infection caused cognitive dysfunction, a cognitive psychologist would be called in. I had this sort of structure when I was with Health Care Partners in LA, but frankly their emphasis on the bottom line and cheap providers was disheartening. I... Read more »