Category Archives: HIV care & treatment

Covered California Frequently Asked Questions

For People Living with HIV and Hepatitis C and People Considering PrEP Covered California open enrollment begins today November 1, 2017 and continues through January 31, 2018. However, there may be some confusion about how the current Administration’s actions may impact your health care. The California HIV/AIDS…Read More

Enroll in Covered California plans November 1 to January 31, 2018!

Open enrollment is still on in California for three months. Despite efforts at the national level by the current administration to impede enrollment into federal ACA health plans, California has kept its enrollment open over three full months this year … from November 1, 2017 to…Read More

Covered CA Open Enrollment Social Media Day of Action

Today, November 1, 2017, starts open enrollment in Covered California health plans. The state will keep enrollment open through January 31, 2018. Despite the added length for California’s enrollment, many people may believe that enrollment ends on December 15 (as it will through the federal exchange) or is…Read More

IAS 2017: Progress on PrEP, treatment as prevention, and HIV cure science

While the world’s top HIV experts reported no earth shattering progress in preventing, treating or curing HIV at the 9th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2017), which took place in July in Paris, it did serve as an important marker of progress. HIV researchers revealed…Read More

The Affordable Care Act Lives to Fight Another Day

PIP eNews readers will no doubt be familiar with the roller coaster ride the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has experienced at the hands of a Republican-led Congress in recent weeks and months. While Republicans in the House of Representatives were able to coalesce around a repeal…Read More

Honoring Ric Weiland: Architect of a Historic Tipping Point

By Greg Mullins on Pride Foundation Blog, June 22nd, 2017 Project Inform was fortunate to be a recipient of Ric Weiland’s generous estate for many years, which was instrumental in keeping our work thriving. We are very appreciative that Ric had remembered us and our work…Read More

The FDA Has Approved Generic PrEP—but Access May Remain Difficult

This article from Vice.com does an excellent job of detailing the complicated issues related to the recent FDA approval of generic Truvada for PrEP. ORIGINAL POST: https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/the-fda-has-approved-generic-prepbut-access-may-remain-difficult Experts cited complicated factors, like patient and doctor awareness and the unique way the US HIV medication market functions,…Read More