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HIV Prevention and Treatment Challenges in Rural America

Description
Provides an overview of the prevalence of HIV and access to HIV prevention and treatment services in rural communities. Discusses challenges to providing and accessing HIV prevention and treatment efforts in rural areas, including the lack of local healthcare services, the cost of care, and HIV-related stigma. Describes federal programs that support HIV prevention and treatment services in rural areas. Offers policy recommendations to address these barriers and to reduce rural HIV disparities.
Date
05/2020
Type
Document
Organization
National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services
Tagged as
Access · HIV and AIDS · Health workforce supply and demand · Policy · Social determinants of health · Specialty care · State-by-state data · Statistics and data · Stigma · Transportation · State-by-state