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Nurses Infected With Hiv

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HIV/AIDS CLINIC-NURSE NEEDS ADVICE. Donation added!

I work at an HIV/AIDS Clinic in a urban setting. I usually am OK with working there and rarely have fears. 1. I used the restroom directly after our HIV patients (like as he walked out, I walked in) I sat on the toilet seat and DID NOT use a seat...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...go back to not even letting it bother me and do my job without worrying?" Definitely the latter! The only way you can catch HIV in that bathroom stall is by having unsafe sex with an HIVer!2. Nope!3. Absolutely no risk.I would suggest you spend... Read more »

HIV/HEP B+ NURSE

I AM INTERESTED IN PURSUING A NURSING CAREER. ONE OF THE PROGRAMS REQUIRES A DRUG TEST AND HEALTH... Read more »

Nurse stuck with Needle from HIV patient

Dr. Bob,Tonight during Thanksgiving dinner, my sister-in-law told me about having to go on PEP... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Libyan Court Acquits Police Officers, Physician of Torturing Bulgarian Nurses to Confess to Infecting Children With HIV

...who had been charged with torturing five Bulgarian nurses to force them to confess to infecting about 400 Libyan children with HIV, Reuters AlertNet reports (Sarrar, Reuters AlertNet, 6/7). The nurses and a Palestinian doctor have been detained... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

French Minister Proposes Release of Bulgarian Nurses Accused of Infecting Children With HIV in Libya; Libyan Minister Says It Was Not Discussed

...five Bulgarian nurses and a Palestinian physician who are in jail for allegedly infecting more than 400 Libyan children with HIV, AFP/ Tocqueville Connection reports (AFP/ Tocqueville Connection , 1/5). However, Shalgham after their meeting... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Libyan Court Overturns Death Sentences, Orders Retrial of Bulgarian Nurses Accused of Infecting Children With HIV

...Bulgarian nurses and a Palestinian physician who were sentenced to death for allegedly infecting more than 400 Libyan children with HIV, the New York Times reports (Smith, New York Times , 12/26/05). The six medical workers were sentenced to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Libya to Boycott Trade, Investment With Bulgaria Over Dispute Involving Nurses Who Allegedly Infected Children With HIV

...trade and investment embargo on Bulgaria because of its government's refusal to pay compensation to families of more than 400 HIV-positive children allegedly infected by five Bulgarian nurses and a Palestinian doctor, an unnamed Libyan government... Read more »
Connect With Others

Nursing Assistant with HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I am a Nursing Assistant that is HIV+. All of my Coworkers know and some of the families of my residents know nd it was hard at first. I was constintly reminded that Read more »

Can You Be HIV+ and a Nurse?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...me and I am getting distinctly chilly vibes. Does anyone know anything about this subject? Also, are there any practicing HIV+ nurses who could perhaps tell me if it is worth it attempting to enter the profession? In addition to the rudeness... Read more »

I am 19 infected with HIV from the Philippines

Posted by dyingYOUNG
...this would be a big help for me... I am 19 male from the Philippines and I just knew last May 23, 2006 that I am infected with HIV, as of now, I am the youngest among young adults who is infected in our country. I am a senior college student... Read more »

I am 19 infected with HIV from the Philippines

Posted by dyingYOUNG
...this would be a big help for me... I am 19 male from the Philippines and I just knew last May 23, 2006 that I am infected with HIV, as of now, I am the youngest among young adults who is infected in our country. I am a senior college student... Read more »