The April 19 Illinois HIV Integrated Planning Council (IHIPC) webinar meeting will include presentations and time for questions and discussion on: 1) Demonstrating the linkage between the state’s 2018 Ryan White Care grant workplan and budget to the Illinois Integrated …
New Maps Show More Than 77,000 People Prescribed HIV Prevention Medicine in 2016
AIDSVu has released the first-ever interactive state-level maps visualizing a 73 percent increase year over year in persons using PrEP across the U.S. from 2012 to 2016, with 77,120 PrEP users in 2016. PrEP, or pre-exposure prophylaxis, is when …
New PrEP Resources Provide Helpful Information on Coupons and Federal Poverty Level
Project Inform recently updated its Getting Yourself Prepared for PrEP flow chart to reflect a few new changes in the information:
- Gilead increased its Co-pay Coupon Card Program assistance limit to $4,800 on January 1, 2018, from the previous amount
Harm Reduction Services Now Available at Lake County Health Department
Services include free HIV and hepatitis C testing; free Naloxone/Narcan, clean needles and condoms; as well as counseling, medical and dental care, women’s health, and more. See flyer.