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Universal health care (HEALTH CARE REFORM, 2009)

Not a question, but a comment on a previous one.I live in the UK whose National Health Service has recently been the subject of comparison with the US private/insurance-based health provision. Whilst I do not claim that our NHS is perfect (and what...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...some of the scare tactics that the insurance companies and rightwing Republicans have used to confuse and vilify the issue of health care reform here in the U.S.Dr. BobUniversal Health CareSep 6, 2009 Granted, "Universal Health Care" sounds great... Read more »

Smoking and Hiv positive

I was recently diagnosed with HIV and smoke about 10 cigs. a day. The HIV doctor stated that any... Read more »

Health care in the US

Hi Dr. Bob,I have seen some questions about people being on HIV meds and have no insurance to cover... Read more »
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Black AIDS Institute

New State of AIDS in Black America Report Recommends Full Implementation and Scale Up of Health Care Reform and National HIV/AIDS Strategy

...agencies, and Congress need to get behind the implementation of the strategy." The report calls for implementation and scale up of health care reform. "The elimination of pre-existing conditions, lifting of lifetime and annual spending caps on... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Consistency of State Statutes With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention HIV Testing Recommendations for Health Care Settings

...Adolescents and Pregnant Women in Health-care Settings" in September 2006. These guidelines call for all patients ages 13-64 in health care settings to be offered HIV screening on an opt-out basis, without separate written consent and prevention... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

State Department Reiterates Call for Libya to Free Health Care Workers Accused of Infecting Children With HIV

...(Associated Press, 10/13). IHT Examines Case History The International Herald Tribune on Friday examined the history of the health care workers' case. "For seven years, the nurses' plight has simmered on the back burner of international... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Health Officials From Southern States Ask Federal Government for More Money to Provide HIV/AIDS Health Care, Prevention Services

...Carolina Division of Public Health HIV/STD Prevention & Care Branch , the federal government allocates an average of $5,625 for health care for each AIDS case around the country, but in the South, the average for each case is $5,184. That means... Read more »
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Manager, Health Programs (HIV/AIDS)

Posted by hresources
...part of helping to: 1) reduce the incidence of HIV in the Black community; 2) ensure HIV testing is considered as a standard of health care in relationship to other familiar chronic conditions; 3) increase the number of individuals- who dont... Read more »

Best states for private/public health insurance

Posted by johnpaul10028
...psychologist, chiropractor, and heart, diabetes, dental, physical therapy, and other types of doctors and medical procedures. Also home health care or home help if possible. My work insurance through COBRA is great, but it lasts only 3 years... Read more »

HIV Clinical Care Coordinator NYC

Posted by Anonymous
...Ryan Center Organization Brief overview: The Ryan Center is an independent not-for-profit community health center serving the health care needs of residents of Northern Manhattan for more than 30 years. As an integral component of Ryan's health... Read more »

Living With HIV

Posted by taurusthecat, 2 Replies
...As people with HIV infection, we become a community. We all share a common situation. I would even go further and suggest that we are a sort of Read more »