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What Are The Implications Of Hiv And Aids From The Hippa Confidentiality Perspective

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

... The HIV epidemic is a serious threat to the Hispanic/Latino community. While Hispanics/Latinos 1 represented approximately 15% of the United States (US) population in 2006, they accounted for 17% of new HIV infections in the 50 states
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Disclosure to a health care provider

Dr. Bob,I have seen several queries in this forum concerning the obligation to disclose (or not) but only one that was somewhat related. I am hiv+, on meds with an undetectable VL, and otherwise healthy. Other than for my wife, I have gone to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...problem or complication. If you feel you cannot be honest with your health care providers, including being upfront about your HIV-positive status, you should find new health care providers with whom you can work more closely and honestly, even if... Read more »

health care provider with surgery

are you crazy spoken like a doctor ...you advised that person to change insurance or pay out of pocket for a surgery ...shame on you ...how about suggesting a john doe while in hospital ...i agree with changing health care people BUT within his...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...works for the hospital system that our insurance would require me to use, and my last name is fairly recognizable. I know that HIPPA rules require confidentiality and all, but from a practical standpoint, the likelihood that it would not get... Read more »

HIPPA and Information about HIV

As a provider of case management service for people living with HIV, how much information can I share with other parties who have a signed consent from the client to release information? Do I share all the particulars including progress notes, etc.
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
You can only disclose what an individual authorizes you to disclose. The authorizatin form should make it clear who you can share information with and what information can be shared. Read more »

HIV+ in a small company

I just started with a very small company and I read several of your postings regarding HIV and disclosure in the workplace before submitting my application for insurance.I did not feel comfortable threatening and attorney, but I did feel comfortable...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Dear Danny, Hooray! It's so great to see someone charting a course through the insurance stuff rather than just waiting to see what happens. You're doing it right. The only question I have is about "and any information you need to make the... Read more »
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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 July 20 received a rapid test which results Read more »

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HIV+? Nationwide confidential phone survey - $50

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...If you recently tested + for HIV, you may be eligible for a confidential phone interview. To see if you qualify, call 877 737 5782 x6. The Henne Group is a Read more »

HIV+ women? Confidential phone study $50.

Posted by studySF
...If you recently tested + for HIV, you may be eligible for a confidential phone interview. To see if you qualify, call 877 737 5782 x6. The Henne Group is a Market Read more »