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Upcoming ACA Webinars Highlight Specific Populations

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Several upcoming Affordable Care Act webinars will highlight the 2016 Marketplace open enrollment period and how to engage individuals at risk for and living with HIV, as well as other specific populations. New Tools to Help You Monitor and Improve…

The NCHHSTP Atlas: Putting CDC Data to Work for You

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Editorial Note: “See data differently. See it better!” You may have seen this tweet  from Dr. Mermin about the NCHHSTP Atlas. Here is a blog with more information about the tool.  It is easier to fight what you can see….

Got smartphone. Got INSTAGRAM?

New Media | October 6, 2015 Read the full post
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Instagram has become a key tool for photo-sharing—28% of online adults  in the United States are now using it. If you haven’t yet joined that group, this visually driven platform could be a strong contender for a spot in your…

Youth, HIV and the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program

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Throughout the 25 year history of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP), there has been a concerted effort to focus attention and resources on youth affected by HIV. In 1993, the Pediatric AIDS Service Demonstration Grants, administered by the Health…

An introduction to HTTPS, by 18F and DigitalGov University

Uncategorized | October 2, 2015 Read the full post
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Editor’s Note: Earlier this year, White House issued a directive [PDF 258 KB] on HTTPS and a blog about the importance of the issue for federal government sites. Today we share resources to learn about and implement HTTPS.  18F uses…

Throwback Thursday: Talking to My Doctor about PrEP

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Editor’s Note: National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day was observed earlier this week, and promotional materials for the day included information on PrEP. This post is a follow-up to one from 2014, giving one individual’s personal perspective on PrEP. Here…

CDC Supports New WHO Early Release HIV Treatment and PrEP Guidelines

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Cross-posted from CDC Newsroom

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 Contact: Media Relations, Office of Communication (404) 639-3286 CDC welcomes today’s announcement by the World Health Organization (WHO) of new Early Release HIV Treatment and Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) guidelines that will significantly increase the…

HHS announces $685 million to support clinicians delivering high quality, patient-centered care

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Cross-posted from HHS Press Office

Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell today announced $685 million in awards to 39 national and regional health care networks and supporting organizations to help equip more than 140,000 clinicians with the tools and support needed to improve…