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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.

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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