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Hiv Positive People In The Workplace

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Trinidad and Tobago Parliament to Consider Policy Aimed at Protecting HIV-Positive People in Workplace

A draft policy on HIV/AIDS in the workplace will soon be given to Trinidad and Tobago's Parliament, Labor Minister Rennie Dumas announced recently, Caribbean Net News reports. According to Dumas, the policy aims to protect the rights of people... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Indian State of Maharashtra to Adopt Workplace Policy Aimed at Reducing Discrimination Against HIV-Positive People

The western Indian state of Maharashtra on Dec. 1, World AIDS Day 2006, is expected to announce the country's first policy to reduce discrimination against HIV-positive people in the workplace, Reuters reports. The policy -- which will cover... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding Your Rights and Responsibilities as an HIV-Positive Person in the Workplace

Table of Contents Introduction Frequent Workplace Questions Rights in the Workplace: Know the Law Taking Care of Yourself at Work Introduction You can do a lot to prevent HIV discrimination at work by learning about your rights... Read more »
Ask the Experts

HIV in the workplace

I have just this past year found out that I am HIV+. I am currently working as an Administrative Assistant but have recently been offered a position at a doctor's office. It is for a Chiropractor and I will deal with the patients as far as...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
You can safely work in a doctor's office as an administrative or office assistant. In a doctor's office, people may come in with injuries, cuts, abrasions, etc., so you should wear gloves when having direct contact with patients.You... Read more »

re: HIV in the Workplace

Dr. Horwath,I have to ask if your reply to the indivudual who asked about an hiv+ person can work in a doctor's office reflected your opinion or fact. Your answer indicated that they should not be involved in procedures like drawing blood. I...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
Drawing blood involves handling a sharp needle and performing an invasive procedure on a patient. A person providing medical care needs to be guided by the principle of "do no harm." Although the risk to the patient is small, I don't... Read more »

HIV+ Precautions in the Workplace

I am a veterinarian with a HIV+ technician and wondering what my obligations are for keeping the workplace safe for him. He is a very good tech and a healthy HIV+ individual. Are there any workplace standards that I should be aware of for this...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
What a great question! You really know how to make a volunteer "expert's" day. Your only concern, since you are the employer and not the person's medical provider, is making sure that everyone in the office knows how to respond... Read more »

HIV Dementia & The Workplace

I have been infected 26 yrs and asymptomatic until I has recently diagnosed with HIV Dementia. I have completed both ADA form and submitted them to my employer. What rights do I have if any? ...
Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

Response from Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

HelpWithBenefits.com
First, I need to clarify that you are hoping to continue working. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is designed to help people with disabilities continue working. It usually takes the form of requesting "reasonable accommodation"... Read more »
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Legal/Policy Specialist HIV/AIDS in the workplace

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The International Health Group is seeking a qualified candidate to serve as a Policy/Legal Specialist on an HIV/AIDS in the Workplace program. The position will involve technical oversight of up to ten overseas projects in collaboration... Read more »

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