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What Happens When Employer Discloses Employee HIV Status

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

Employer response to learning of HIV status of employee

My law firm represents a rather unsophisicated owner of a moving company who has just learned that an employee is HIV positive. Although we are aware of the legal issues, we would like to provide him with a basic outline of what his duties,...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
...are a law firm, I suggest you discuss this with the the attorneys in your firm who deal with employment law. Basically, the employer has an obligation to proterct the medical information he has about his employees. Read more »

Employer Finding Out You're HIV+

Will my company insurance carrier report my HIV+ status to my employer once they start to see HIV... Read more »

Will my employer find out my status through insurance claims

I work for a company with about 6000 employees. They have a group insurance plan in which I... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Most East African Companies Unaware of Employees' HIV Status, Survey Shows

...number of HIV-positive workers they employ. Companies that did make estimates about their employees' HIV status noted company HIV/AIDS prevalence rates "far below the national average" for their country, according to VOA News . According to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Kentucky Supreme Court Rules Doctor Could Disclose Man's HIV Status to Employer for Workers' Compensation Claim

...Supreme Court on Thursday ruled 4-3 that workers' compensation laws allow a doctor to disclose a patient's HIV status to an employer for workers' compensation claims, the AP/ Lexington Herald-Leader reports. The case involved Steven Barnett,... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Selling Your Life Insurance

...sell a policy, you will need to meet several conditions: Have owned the policy for at least two years with no pre-existing HIV conditions noted. Have permission from the owners or beneficiaries of the policy. You may need your employer's... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Couples With Mixed HIV Status

...Special Issues for Mixed Couples? Reducing the Risks Using a Condom Other Ways to Reduce Risk If You Are Exposed to HIV ... Having Children if the Man Has HIV Having Children if the Woman has HIV Serodiscordant Couples ... Read more »
Connect With Others

Disclosing HIV status to potential new bf's

Posted by njpozdad, 2 Replies
...being diagnosed in July of 2010 was wondering if any man out there can give me his opinion about when its best to disclose my HIV status to potential new bf's. Best to start the conversation with it? Wait until you get a feel whether the guy is... Read more »


Posted by planonstaying, 7 Replies
i was recently diagnosed and am still waiting for bloodwork I got the test because of fatigue issues i have been having. most other stuff had been eliminated and I knew I was at risk=/ I am going to ask the specialist about fmla when i see her. I... Read more »

Director of Treatment & Prevention Advocacy

Posted by Robert1
...Director of Treatment & Prevention Advocacy is responsible for the strategic direction and implementation of Project Informs HIV/AIDS research and treatment advocacy efforts, including involvement in research and treatment advocacy regarding... Read more »

What are you guys doing about insurance ?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hallo guys ! How are you doing ? I want to ask about insurance . I am currently covered by GHI insurance through my job. Place I am working is not big place .Anyway , I am sick and tired of my bos's stupidity and want to leave this place ( I've been... Read more »