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Physicians With Hiv

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Physician with HIV+ partner

I'm a physician, recently hired by a University hospital. My health insurance plan offers same-sex domestic partner benefits. I'm planning to pursue but a bit skeptical about it. There're couple of concerns. 1) My partner is HIV + , but I'm -ve; Is...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...invasive procedures. Normally, it's a rule about disclosing the presence of the pathogen, not the absence of it. I've never seen a physician asked to prove that s/he is negative. Read more »

Physician with probable HIV infection

Dr. Frascino, I am a practing physician whose partner recently tested positive for HIV. Given the... Read more »

Physician bitten by HIV+ patient

Hi, I am an intern with an interest in plastics so this is not my area of expertise!! I was bitten... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kansas: Physician -- HIV Test Guidelines Not Being Followed

...recommendation that all persons ages 13 to 64 be routinely screened for HIV in health care settings is being ignored, said Wichita physician Donna Sweet. "That was four years ago. It is one of the most widely undone [tests] and disregarded... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Hawaiian, Vietnamese Researchers Form Partnership to Train Physicians, Study HIV/AIDS Treatments

...Program supported these reports as part of the International Health Journalism Fellowship Project . Summaries appear below. Physician training: As part of a partnership between researchers in Vietnam and Hawaii, 16 Vietnamese physicians... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Vigils Held Worldwide to Protest Jailing of Iranian Physicians Who Addressed HIV/AIDS

...Tuesday held vigils in several cities worldwide to protest the imprisonment of Iranian brothers Kamiar and Arash Alaei -- physicians and leading HIV/AIDS advocates in the country -- following the release of Iranian-American journalist Roxana... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

PRI's "The World" Interviews Physician on Efforts to Fight HIV/AIDS in Zimbabwe

...World ," a production of BBC World Service , PRI and WGBH Boston , on Thursday interviewed Carlo Spagnolli -- an Italian physician who runs the privately funded HIV/AIDS treatment program Project Zimbabwe at the Luisa Guidotti Hospital in... Read more »
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HIV Positive Doctors and Medical Students

Posted by JumptheHorizon, 4 Replies
...was about one month after I think I could have been infected, but my lymphocytes were down). Anyway, what is the story for Doctors who are HIV positive? I saw a news article in the newspaper which said that recent patients of a HIV positive... Read more »

HIV providers needed! Physicians and mid-levels

Posted by jklein
...answering many of the problems faced by underserved communities. We are growing rapidly and are now actively recruiting a physician and a mid-level (NP or PA). The site qualifies for both NHSC scholarship recipients and loan repayment. ... Read more »

HIV and AIDS- NATUROPATHIC PHYSICIANS

Posted by bradford, 1 Reply
...the world, people are going to naturopathic physicians when faced with a health issue. It is naturopathic physicians, not medical doctors, who are specifically educated as physicians but with an expertise in alternative medicine. The... Read more »

very worry please help!!!

Posted by amorie223, 2 Replies
...straight to the point... i received a call from a physician telling me i have been exposed to HIV she told me i need it to get tested for HIV asap. i went to the local health dept. on Read more »