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Short-Term Limited Duration Plans and HIV

Key Findings

  • All 38 plans tested included a stand-alone question about HIV status.
  • All 38 plans denied coverage to people with HIV.

Health Coverage, HIV & You

People with HIV cannot be denied or charged more for health insurance. Explore coverage options in your state and learn more about paying for PrEP in the ACA marketplace.

HIV and the Opioid Epidemic: 5 Key Points

  • As the opioid epidemic persists, concerns regarding HIV transmission have grown.
  • Learn more about these dual epidemics.

Black Americans and HIV/AIDS

In 2016, the rate of new HIV diagnoses per 100,000 among blacks in the U.S. was nearly 8 times that of whites.

Coverage and Care Pathways for People with HIV: A New Baseline

32 states

home to

62% of people with HIV

have expanded their Medicaid programs

AIDS Drug Assistance Programs

  • Who ADAPs serve
  • Their national budget
  • Drugs covered
  • Cost-containment measures & more

HIV and the Medicaid and Medicare Programs

Infographic: Medicaid’s Role for Individuals with HIV

Medicaid is a key tool in curbing the HIV epidemic, providing coverage to many with HIV and increasing states’ capacity for treatment.

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