Federal Resources on COVID-19 and HIV/AIDS

The CDC, HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau, and NIH have recently issued guidance and FAQs regarding COVID-19 and HIV/AIDS. Please see the resources below and share with your networks.

CDC FAQ on COVID-19: What People with HIV Should Know
CDC recently released a new FAQ on COVID-19 for people living with HIV. The new resource addresses concerns related to COVID-19 and HIV and highlights how people with HIV can protect their health. The FAQs will be updated and additional content added as new information becomes available.

HRSA-HAB: FAQ for Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Recipients, Subrecipients and Stakeholders
HRSA’s HIV/AIDS Bureau has made available a detailed FAQ guide for RWHAP recipients and partners discussing providing HIV/AIDS care during emergencies; AIDS Drug Assistance Programs; telehealth; reporting and grant management; and more.

NIH: HHS HIV/AIDS Guidelines Panels Release Interim Guidance for COVID-19 and Persons with HIV
Interim Guidance for COVID-19 and Persons with HIV is now available. The guidance, which was developed collectively by the HHS Antiretroviral and Opportunistic Infections Guidelines Panels, working groups of the Office of AIDS Research Advisory Council, is intended for health care providers and persons living with HIV in the United States.

Additionally, the HIV Medical Association and the Infectious Disease Society of America released recent resources for COVID-19:

About Kim Rodgers

Kim Rodgers serves as a Communications Specialist at NACCHO. Her work includes promoting local health departments' best practices, as well as partner tools and resources, in infectious disease and preparedness through NACCHO's communications channels, storytelling, and outreach to various audiences.

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