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What Is The Difference Between Private And Government Funded Organizations Regarding Hiv

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Ryan White funded clinic and copay

Being a long term survivor I have had to switch from private care to a Ryan white title III clinic because of costs. Seems like dollars going into Ryan white never seem to reach the client for services now I guess that's true for clinic...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...get the medical care you need! Talk to the benefits counselor at your Ryan White clinic and also at your local AIDS service organization to see what other options you may have. And remember, Ryan White never gave up!Good luck.Dr. Bob Read more »

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... Read more »
The Body

The Role of Public Private Partnerships in the National HIV/AIDS Strategy

...communities in collaborating in the development of public private partnerships. The participants highlighted current programs being funded by the private sector, which directly align with the goals, and objectives the President outlined for the ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Global Fund Urges Governments to Sustain Funding Commitments Amid Economic Downturn

... The Global Fund To Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria on Thursday urged donor governments to sustain funding commitments in order to close the organization's $5 billion funding gap over the next two years, the Los Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

US Is Sending $300 Million Immediately to Newly Created Global Fund to Fight AIDS

...Tuesday. A year ago, UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan said a "war chest" of $7 billion to $10 billion a year was needed from governments and philanthropists to wage an effective global campaign against AIDS. That led to the creation of the Global... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Atlanta AIDS Organizations Brace for Funding Cuts

...with an adverse effect on client services. Melanie Sovine, Executive Director of the AIDS Survival Project, said the federal government has never fully funded HIV social and medical services since creating the Ryan White CARE Act in 1990.... Read more »
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front line

Posted by Anonymous
...human capacity and poorly developed infrastructure, many countries have experienced difficulty in absorbing substantial new funds. Especially in the most heavily affected countries, the multiplicity of donors has occasionally resulted in waste,... Read more »

time line

Posted by Anonymous
...drug for wider distribution. AZT had been developed with public money in the 1960s as a possible cancer treatment, and the government gives the use patent to Burroughs Wellcome, the pharmaceutical company that sponsored the trial. Burroughs... Read more »


Posted by Robert1
...directors; business and financial management skills; able to maximize resources in challenging financial times; experience with government/public funding sources; ability to articulate the mission to a broad range of constituents; successful... Read more »

The U.S. patented cure for AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
...watchdog has no record of the patented cure. We are hopeful our communication today will serve as the final wake up call for a government agency asleep at the wheel of the health future of minorities and others. We are seeking an immediate... Read more »