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Stakeholders In Health Care Policy On Hiv In U.s.

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Nigerian Stakeholders Call for HIV Anti-Discrimination Laws

Nigerian stakeholders "called on the national and state assemblies to pass laws prohibiting such bias on grounds of health status," the country's Guardian newspaper reports. The stakeholders spoke at the launch of a "nationwide project aimed at... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Manuals Discuss HIV/AIDS Law, Immigration Policy; Policy Brief Examines Integrating AIDS Prevention Into Care

"Public Health Law Manual," American Public Health Association : The updated version of the manual -- which primiarly targets public health professionals -- provides an expanded discussion of the law and policy surrounding HIV/AIDS issues, as well... Read more »

Ask a Policy Wonk: "How Can I Get Ready for Health Care Reform?"

Thanks to the Affordable Care Act , millions of uninsured or under-insured Americans -- including those whose HIV rendered them "uninsurable" -- will soon be able to purchase health insurance or become eligible for new federally funded Medicaid... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Long Term care Policies

Now that there is study after study showing that people with HIV have the same lifespans as everyone else WHEN will the Insurance companies get the memo. Do we need to lobby for this right?? Where and How?...
Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

Response from Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.
Individual Long Term Care (LTC) policies are all medically underwritten. These policies cover custodial care, i.e. care at home or in a nursing home where they are not doing any particular treatment other than keeping you out of pain and providing... Read more »

Health care's weak reforms (HEALTH CARE REFORM, 2009)

Dr. Bob, I am a student and am currently uninsured. Considering that the fact that there are several people in my position, how can you be so supportive of the democratic party and their weak reforms to the financing of the United States health care...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,I understand your frustrations and agree the current health care reform bills making their way through Congress are far from ideal. Personally, I would have opted for a single payer system. That said, there is also reality to deal with. No doubt... Read more »

Looking for another individal health insurance policy

Hi there! I have been healthy and HIV+ since Dec of 2006. I am currently employed and do have great health insurance benefits under my employers health plan. I also have a seperate individual policy through BSC that costs me roughly $511/month. I...
Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

Response from Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.
Regrettably, any health insurance plan that requires medical underwriting to obtain coverage, will not accept you once they learn you are HIV+, and there is no point in trying to hide it from then as that gives them a huge loophole through which... Read more »


Just an opinion, but many believe and there are videos with experts, that Bush as well as other top political figures both Dem and Rep,as well as around the world does not want a cure for HIV or funding nor borders to pretect the USA simply because...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,". . . videos with experts . . . ."???? Hmm . . . well then I guess it must be true, right? Oh wait, weren't there lots of "videos with experts" telling us Saddam Hussein had weapons of mass destruction and that George... Read more »
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you can get health care even if you have aids/hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
there is finally a company that offers health care for anyone even if you aids or hiv. you can have a history of stock or heart attack and still get this coverage. they pay up to 80% of you doctir, dentist, or hospital bills. call 1-866-798-2156... Read more »

HIV Health care in UK

Posted by Eje, 2 Replies
I will be going to the UK in september for my masters and would like to get some to get my drugs from,any body know where? Read more »


Posted by Anonymous
The Senior Public Policy Associate is responsible for the overall development, coordination and implementation of NMAC's gay men/MSM of color policy and HIV/AIDS stigma initiatives and its impact on... Read more »

Legal/Policy Specialist HIV/AIDS in the workplace

Posted by Anonymous

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 »