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Where to find information about privacy rights amongst HIV infected patients

To whom it may concern: I am a college student doing a research project on the privacy rights of HIV/AIDS infected patients when it comes to health care. I have searching and searching for places to find laws for such issues, and am having a great...
Lynne Gabriel

Response from Lynne Gabriel

WorkPositive, Inc.
...Here are a few suggestions to get you started: first, go to the National AIDS Fund Workplace Resource Center through their website at www.aidsfund.org. Look at the website of David Webber, Esq. he's got Read more »

Employees rights to privacy

I am wondering if an employer can tell other employees if someone in the company has AIDS? Or... Read more »

disclosure and the employer

I know HIPAA protects the right to privacy. But what exactly does it mean that my company can use... Read more »
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Privacy of HIVers' Medical Records Must Be Respected, New York Court Affirms

... A new court decision out of New York offers fresh support for the privacy rights of HIV-positive people regarding their medical records. The story begins in 2008, when a New York state doctor who specializes Read more »
The Body

HIV/AIDS News & Views, September 24, 2009

... HIV/AIDS News & Views, September 24, 2009 September 24, 2009 What's New at TheBody.com News & Views Library Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Pennsylvania: ActionAIDS Sued for Privacy Violation

... On Oct. 20, a three-member arbitration panel was scheduled to hear a privacy rights case against the largest AIDS service provider in the state. An HIV-positive woman is suing ActionAIDS, claiming her privacy Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Choosing an HIV Care Provider

...isn't an HIV specialist, be sure they regularly get expert advice on HIV issues. Training and Experience Many people with HIV/AIDS get their care from physicians who are specialists in infectious diseases. However, especially now that... Read more »
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ID Specialists...Clinics...Privacy

Posted by HealingPower, 5 Replies
Are all ID Specialists located in clinics? That's kind of impersonal don't you think? Please tell me that I may be able to find one in their own office or a little more private. Read more »

Immigrants living in the USA!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...concern is if when Customs officials scan your passport for the visa if it wont reflect in their computer system that you are HIV+ because if you are +ve you are not allowed to enter or live in the USA if you are an immigrant. Are there any... Read more »

13 to 63

Posted by Bear60, 6 Replies
...Ok the CDC has just announced that they want all Americans 13 to 63 to be tested for HIV . Thjis is to be done at regular visits to the dr or whatever........and its not soon enough!!!! Now....will this work??? Get Read more »

A little scared - fever won't go away

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hello all, I have an id doc and are being monitored every 3 months. I have had hiv for almost two years but seem to be a fast progressor, I have gone from 565 cd4 down to 300 cd4 in the last two years. My viral Read more »