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2016 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care and Treatment: Day One Recap

81% of RWAP clients are virally supressed

More than 2,400 HIV care and treatment leaders, Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program recipients, stakeholders, and those on the front lines providing direct care to people living with HIV convened in Washington, DC yesterday for the kickoff of the 2016 National…

The Evolution of Ryan White HIV/Care

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Cross-posted from Guest Editorial for Leading with Race, National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC), 8/18/16

Rapid change does not typically drive progress in health care. Historically, proven interventions are adopted over decades under the best of circumstances, like life-saving Vitamin A for children with measles or Beta-blockers to improve survival after a heart attack. HIV…

Trends on Tuesday: Latino Users Lead Mobile Use in U.S.

New Media | August 23, 2016 Read the full post
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Cross-posted from Digital Gov Blog

Editor’s Note: Today’s blog, cross-posted from DigitalGov, highlights the Pew Research Center’s report about the usage of mobile devices among Latinos. We are sharing this blog because Latinos are disproportionately impacted by the HIV epidemic. Data around this population’s Internet…

On the Horizon

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Summary: Find out what’s going on with ONAP in the next few months — and how you can contribute! The next few months are an important time for our community to gather, reflect on the progress of recent years, and…

#RyanWhite2016: AIDS.gov supports HRSA conference

New Media | August 19, 2016 Read the full post
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The 2016 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care and Treatment begins on August 23, in Washington, D.C., hosted by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). This year’s theme, Forward Momentum: Accelerating Access. Optimizing Care. Transforming Public Health., recognizes…

Patient Benefits Coordinator Helps Tribal Members Enroll in Health Coverage

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Cross-posted from Indian Health Service - Newsroom

Jody Guardipee, a Patient Benefits Coordinator at Blackfeet Community Hospital in northwest Montana, knows firsthand that educating tribal members about their health care choices is key to building healthy families and healthy communities. Jody talks to patients daily on the…

Now You Can Message President Obama on Facebook

New Media | August 16, 2016 Read the full post
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Cross-posted from The White House Blog

Editor’s Note: In 2012, the President released the Digital Government Strategy and one of the goals was to “Enable the American people and an increasingly mobile workforce to access high-quality digital government information and services anywhere, anytime, on any device.”…

CDC Data Should Spur Action to Protect the Health and Wellbeing of Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Youth

Cross-posted from CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

CDC recently released the first nationally representative data on the health risks of lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) high school students. These data show that the approximately 1.3 million LGB youth in this country experience physical and sexual violence and…