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Hiv Hiring Regulations

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Mississippi state regulations on HIV employees

What is the state of Mississippi's regulation on employing HIV positive individuals in senior housing communities?
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...It is illegal to discriminate against a person known or believed to have HIV in employment, with very few exceptions, such as hiring someone to perform surgery. The HIV-positive person does not pose a threat to the health of the other employees... Read more »

Hiring or employment of hep b positive persons

Good day Dr.I was just diagnosed to be hep b positive and I am worried that no one would employ or... Read more »

hiring and hiv

1. can employers test for hiv before hiring during a physical when drawing blood for drugs and... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

World Bank to Hire Consultants to Investigate Concerns About HIV Testing Kits in India, Washington Post Reports

... The World Bank plans to hire two independent consultants to investigate concerns about the reliability of some HIV testing kits in India, Graeme Wheeler, Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Calif. Lawmaker Proposes Bill to Require STD Tests for Porn Actors, Prohibit Hiring of HIV-Positive Actors

...tested for HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases within two weeks before production of a film and prohibit producers from hiring actors who test positive for HIV or other STDs, the Los Angeles Times reports. The bill, proposed by... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

WHO Recommends More Than Four Million Workers Be Hired to Provide HIV/AIDS Services in Developing Countries

..., 1/10). According to Bloomberg/ China Post , the plan is expected to cost about $7 billion over five years and calls for hiring an additional 2.4 million physicians, nurses and midwives in developing countries to meet the United Nations' goal... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Two N.Y. Hospitals Violated Federal Regulations in NIH-Sponsored AIDS Drug Trials Involving Foster Children, HHS Says

...foster children, in drug trials (AP/Long Island Newsday , 6/17). New York City's Administration for Children's Services has hired the Vera Institute of Justice to investigate the charge that the city inappropriately allowed foster children... Read more »
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Choices

Posted by ScotCharles, 4 Replies
...end. We would like to have as much freedom as we can as long as we can. One option is to stay in our house in Los Angeles and hire in help as we need it. Under this option, we shall have to maintain our home, arrange our meals, and provide for... Read more »

the body should hire

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I think the body should hire someone, maybe a mental health counselor or a transmission expert to regularly read these boards and perhaps reply to them. Many Read more »

in feb of 92 i was hired by a major airline...

Posted by Anonymous
...In Feb of 92 I was hired by a major airline with them having full knowledge of my HIV status. In feb of 95 I had to leave work on MLA due to complications Read more »

I am the caregiver of a disabled adult who has HIV

Posted by 28262
...If you are HIV postive you face a huge amount of discrimination at your job. If they think you have HIV they do not want to hire you because of the cost of your healthcare. I hope in the years to come people with HIV will not be discriminated... Read more »