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Three Tips for Redesigning a Website for the HIV and Hepatitis Communities

New Media | August 6, 2015 Read the full post

Earlier this year, the National Alliance of State & Territorial AIDS Directors  (NASTAD) launched a new website  to enhance our communication with state health department staff who implement HIV and hepatitis programs in the United States. The website redesign is…

New Resources to Assist Ryan White Client Enroll In and Use Health Coverage

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The Affordable Care Enrollment (ACE) TA Center  has released two new resources to help Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program clients enroll in and use their new health coverage. Download and share these resources! Making the Most of Your Coverage—Health insurance can…

NEW digital products! National HIV/AIDS Strategy: Updated to 2020

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On Thursday, July 30, the White House Office of National AIDS Policy released its update to the National HIV/AIDS Strategy. Below are digital tools to carry our efforts forward to 2020. We encourage you to read the document: National HIV/AIDS…

Updating Our Strategy to Fight HIV/AIDS

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Cross-posted from U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Blog

More than three decades after we began seeing the first cases of HIV, we have made enormous progress against a formidable illness, but there’s still work ahead. In 2010, President Obama tasked the White House Office of National AIDS Policy…

Learning Social Media Basics to improve #ACA outreach

New Media | August 4, 2015 Read the full post

The Partner Relations Group (PRG), in the Office of Communications at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), helps to communicate messages with national partners on a variety of CMS initiatives, including the Health Insurance Marketplace. At the end…

HUD and Department of Labor Launch Training Curriculum For HIV/AIDS Housing And Service Providers

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Cross-posted from U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Office of HIV/AIDS Housing, in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP), today unveiled a new training curriculum for HIV/AIDS housing and…

The Path to a Cure for Hepatitis C in People with HIV

Research | July 28, 2015 Read the full post
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Cross-posted from NIAID - Health and Research Topics - Hepatitis

Hepatitis C can be a chronic condition that leads to liver failure, and treatments often haven’t worked for patients who are also co-infected with HIV. Thanks to research led by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and Gilead…

Presidential Proclamation — World Hepatitis Day, 2015

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Cross-posted from The White House, Briefing Room

WORLD HEPATITIS DAY, 2015 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Around the world, doctors, medical researchers, and other professionals dedicated to health care and public health are working…