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What Health Care Reform Means For People With Hiv

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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 them. I live in Canada so am not aware of how the health system works there and I am curious. I know here if you do not have access to a health...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,The American health care system prior to the passage of the recent health care reform legislation was seriously flawed. If someone had a medical problem -- HIV, asthma, diabetes, etc. -- and tried to purchase health Read more »

How will Medicare and Health Care Reform effect HIV + people

I am very worried about the effect the new health care reform will be for people with HIV and AIDS.... Read more »

Re: Injured in sex club shower

(Not exactly a question. Just want to say thanks)Thanks Doc. Excitement indeed. I guess people... Read more »
Articles
Treatment Action Group

What U.S. Health Care Reform Means for People With HIV

...passed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 and Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act . The 2010 health care reform overhaul package is the most comprehensive national health care legislation in the history of the... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Will Health-Care Reform Bring Help to People Living With AIDS?

...States. The lifetime limit on costs covered by public and private health-care insurance -- a figure that varies widely from person to person -- is also being removed, notes Jennifer Kates, vice president and director of global-health policy... Read more »
The Body

HIV News & Views, March 25, 2010

...anonymous (all you need is an e-mail address) -- click here to get started ! HIV IN THE NEWS   What U.S. Health Care Reform Means for People With HIV Expanding health insurance coverage. Eliminating those... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

A User's Guide to Health Care Reform

... Introduction What's in It for People With HIV/AIDS? Overarching Approach to Health Care Reform The Role of Medicaid Consumer Protections Affordability The Exchange Public Option The Role of Ryan White Read more »
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Posted by dilly730, 4 Replies
...my younger brother found out he was hiv positive about 1 yr. ago. since then he has found a very good doctor (well, i found the doc for him lol). he has been to see Read more »

They passed the healthcare reform bill

Posted by themushroom, 1 Reply
Hope something good comes of it (it's about time) Read more »

How to fight HIV - Public Health Reform

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...HIV testing for pregnant women 3. Mandatory HIV testing for matriculating students at college 4. Mandatory HIV testing for all people in the military 5. Mandarory HIV testing and licensing for professional sex workers. 6. Mandatory HIV testing... Read more »

Media and People Living with HIV and AIDS

Posted by Anonymous
...utmost care and remain strictly confidential. If we would wish to quote you, it will be anonymously and the information will be depersonalized. If you would like more information about the survey and the organisations involved go to INTERNEWS... Read more »