Topic: Rural

Rural areas often face limited health care services and require travel across long distances to access care, with limited transportation options. Options for HIV care are often limited, with added barriers to care including stigma, which can serve as a deterrent from individuals seeking out testing and treatment.

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Webinars and Training

  • Futures Without Violence
    May 2017

    Website-based toolkit for Health Centers and domestic violence and sexual assault (DV/SA) advocacy programs to establish partnerships in addressing intimate partner violence (IPV).

  • National Center for Innovation in HIV Care
    January 2017

    Review of how barriers to health care access, including stigma by rural health care providers and teams, affect the health outcomes of persons living with HIV in the United States and best practices to address barriers. 

  • National Center for Innovation in HIV Care
    November 2015

    Webinar overview of HIV telemedicine, its the equipment and technology requirements, and perspectives from front line providers.

Reports and Best Practices

  • HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB)
    December 2017

    Client-level data reports and other regular data reports on the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP).

  • HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB)
    January 2006

    Workbooks describing ways to help connect people living with HIV/AIDS to medical care. Estos cuadernos describen la manera de asistir a conectar personas que viven con VIH/SIDA con el sistema médico.  

Websites

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    February 2018

    Federal agency within HHS responsible for promotion of health and well-being of Americans in terms of prevention of infections, injuries, and illnesses, including HIV/AIDS.

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
    February 2018

    Portal for HIV/AIDS information from the U.S. federal government-from facts about HIV/AIDS, where to get services, policies and programs and more.

  • HIV.GOV
    February 2018

    Enlace principal a recursos clave de sitios del gobierno federal de los EE.UU. en español relacionados con el VIH/SIDA. Incluye servicios de prevención, tratamiento y apoyo. Central link to key Spanish language resources related to HIV/AIDS from U.S. Federal websites. Includes prevention, treatment, and support services.

  • AETC National Coordinating Resource Center (NCRC)
    January 2018

    Clinical education/training resources and patient education materials on a range of HIV clinical care and clinical management topics.

  • HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB)
    January 2017

    Tested and proven strategies on delivery of HIV Care, based upon HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau Special Projects of National Significance (SPNS) projects.

  • HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB)
    October 2015
    This project traces the history of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program, the largest federal program focused on HIV/AIDS care, featuring a timeline, the legislation, video and audio insights and more.