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Updated 2/5/16

 
 
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Headlines

Celebrate Black History Month at these Miami-Dade events

Miami Beach Community Health Center has a declared day

What Drives Me? AIDS Free Generation Campaign

Failing HIV medications among medically underserved pops.

FDA approves Zepatier for treatment of Hepatitis C

Updates from the M.D.C. Office of Community Advocacy
Posted 2/5/16

The health insurance marketplace open enrollment clock is ticking
Posted 1/29/16

Miami Beach Community Health Center receives $85,532 to help North Miami residents

New updates from the MDC Office of Community  Advocacy
Posted 1/22/16

New EEOC Publication on HIV/AIDS & Employment Discrimination

RW HIV/AIDS Annual RSR Data Report

Care Resource is offering FREE annual exams

Speak Up for 2016

Miami-Dade Health Action Network seeks nominations for open co-lead position

Commission of a Surgeon General’s report on substance abuse, addiction and health

HOPE, Inc. Winter Newsletter

M.D.C. Office of Community Advocacy Update
Posted 1/15/16

CDC says boys need HPV vaccine

You can comment on the National Coverage Analysis Tracking Sheet for Gender Dysphoria and Gender Reassignment Surgery

CDC creates two new initiatives to help Americans take control of HIV risk

5 facts for consumers about the fee for not having health coverage

Health insurance marketplace enrollment snapshot

The CMS’ statistics website is available

ADAP Miami Holiday hours
Posted 12/25/15

HIV/AIDS section medical update

Care Resource hosts week long series of HIV testing for World AIDS Day

Latinos in the Deep South campaigns #WAD2015

New updates from the Office of Community Advocacy
Posted 12/4/15

New updates from the Office of Community Advocacy
Posted 11/25/15

Miami Beach Community Health Center obtains highest level designation as a ‘patient centered medical home’ from NCQA

Eddie Orozco honored as POZ 100 2015 honoree

MDC Office of Community Advocacy Updates
Posted 11/20/15

CHI gets $1.5 million in grants to expand services

Brief training increases pediatrician interventions with at-risk youth

Housing Opportunities Project for Excellence Fall 2015 Newsletter

MDC Office of Community Advocacy Updates
Posted 11/13/15

Be apart of the “I am Essential” letter addressed to HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell urging the Office of Civil Rights to better define discriminatory practices

Who still doesn’t have health insurance?

CMS seeks input for Final Rule and requests information on essential health care services for Medicaid beneficiaries

CMS pilots new doctor lookup feature

Switching marketplace plans resulted in significant savings for Florida consumers

New Medicare Part D Opioid Drug Mapping Tool

MDC Office of Community Advocacy Updates
Posted 11/6/15

HHS Awards $2.2 Billion in Grants for HIV/AIDS Care and Medications

November is Transgender Health Awareness Month at Care Resource: Trans-positive Medical Home

Care Resource is Having an Open House for Pediatric Care

Take the FDOH-MDC Survey to Give Feedback on Clinical Services for Teens

Missed the Last ADAP Conference Call? Here are Some Notes!
Posted 10/30/15

Rutgers Lead Nationwide Fight to Prevent HIV Infections

MDC Office of Community Advocacy Updates
Posted 10/23/15

September 15th through October 15th is National Hispanic Heritage Month

MDC Office of Community Advocacy Updates
Posted 10/16/15

Fasten Your Pink Ribbon: Care Resource is offering FREE Mammograms!

Important Information from ADAP about re-enrolling in your Marketplace Plan for 2016

MDC Office of Community Advocacy Updates
Posted 10/9/15

Fasten Your Pink Ribbon

MDC Office of Community Advocacy Updates

A Resource for Domestic Violence Help
Posted 10/2/15

National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is September 27th

Participate in the 100 Black Men College & Career Exposition

New Updates from the Office of Community Advocacy
Posted 9/25/15

2014 Fact Sheets on HIV and Aging for Florida

Today is the 8th Annual HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day

Emergency and Evacuation Assistance Program

New Updates from the Office of Community Advocacy
Posted 9/18/15

Comment on Miami-Dade County’s draft Request for Proposal (RFP) application for grants to CBOs

New Updates from the Office of Community Advocacy
Posted 9/4/15

F/C AETC eLearn Website will be Discontinued

FC2 Female Condom is Covered by the ACA

Number of Babies Born HIV Positive at All-time Low

Edurant Prescription Labeling Updated

Southeastern National Tuberculosis Center Update

Introducing the New Resource Library

September is Healthy Aging Month at Care Resource

MDC Office of Community Advocacy Update
Posted 8/27/15

Shaping the Future of Health Centers

Take the WeCare of South Dade’s South Dade Community Assessment

Updated Schedule of Miami-Dade County Budget Townhall Meetings

Updates from the MDC Office of Community Advocacy
Posted 8/14/15

List of Organizations that Provide Legal Assistance with Immigration

New Mobile App Connects People to HIV-Related National Library of Medicine Websites

Updates from the MDC Office of Community Advocacy
Posted 8/7/15

The Updated National HIV/AIDS Strategy for the United States

7 Things You Should Know if the Marketplace Asks for Information

2015 Pipeline Report on HIV, HCV and TB

NASTAD’s Top 10 Things to End HIV and Hepatitis C

Join the Care and Treatment Committee’s Retention in Care Workgroup

Updates from the MDC Office of Community Advocacy
Posted 7/31/15

Patient Assistance Programs (PAP) Webpage on AIDSNET
  • Featuring: PAPs for local Ryan White Program prescription medications; Welvista Information; PAPs for HIV and Hepatitis, compiled by the Fair Pricing Coalition (FPC); Florida/Caribbean AETC Low Cost Pharmacy Comparison; FAETC Pharmacy Resources webpage; Partnership for Prescription Assistance and more!
  • Print It - Post It - Pass It Around
    How do you stay informed about what′s going on in our community? "We like printed fliers!" That′s the message from Community Coalition Committee meeting participants who are members, clients, peer advocates and volunteers - many of whom don′t have personal computers or printers. Print It - Post It - Pass It Around is a quick link to printable fliers posted on aidsnet.org. Please take a look at these resources, post them in your agency and pass them around to clients. Let′s get the word out!

     Frequently Asked Questions

  • Please visit the FAQ page for answers to these Frequently Asked Questions: Where can I get tested for HIV?  Am I eligible for the Ryan White Program?  How do I apply for Ryan White Program services?  What are my rights and responsibilities as a Ryan White Program client?  Who selects my healthcare providers?  Who can I contact for Ryan White services outside Miami-Dade County?  Who can I contact for Ryan White services outside Florida?  Who should I contact if I have trouble getting services?  What other resources are available?
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    Support Groups

    Empower U’s calendar of support groups and support group descriptions
    Posted 11/13/15

    Trans Brotherhood Support Group at Survivors Pathway
    Posted 7/31/15

    Beyond the Binary (Age group 14-24)

    Talkin’ T
    Posted 5/1/15

    New Support Group for Sero-discordant Couples
    Posted 4/3/15

    Positive Connections Support Groups
    Posted 2/20/15

    Affordable Care Act in our Community: Haitian Support Group Educational Program

    Care Resource’s Positive Perspectives Support Group
    Posted 2/6/15


    Events / Webinars

    Want to seal your criminal record?

    Join a conversation about discrimination

    National Black HIV/AIDS Day event

    C.M.S. gives access to information for quality & patient care

    U.S.C.A 20th Anniversary in South Florida
    Posted 2/5/16

    Register for electronic health record boot camp
    Posted 1/29/16

    Paying for PrEP: What Nurses, Administrators and Patients Need to Know

    CRUSADA Lunch Bag Series: Associations between physical activity and HIV risk behavior
    Posted 1/22/16

    Integrating behavioral health training into primary care (webinar)

    CDC campaign is paying $100 to trans-women of color for participation
    Posted 1/15/16

    HIV dinner series coming to your area

    A conversation about discrimination hosted by HOPE
    Posted 12/25/15

    HIV cure town hall meeting

    Workshops and more from the Children’s Trust

    Seal and expunge workshops
    Posted 12/14/15

    6th Annual Best Practices and Lessons Learned webinar

    A Conference for Case Managers!
    Posted 11/25/15

    World AIDS Day: Jessie Trice Community Health Center event

    How long until we have an HIV cure? Townhall meeting at Jackson Memorial Hospital Diagnostic Treatment Center

    Primary Care Safety Net Summit
    Posted 11/20/15

    World AIDS Day: 3rd Annual Ride
    Posted 11/13/15

    +Friends Roller Skating Event (Nov. 6th)

    Transgender Women and HIV: South Florida Transgender Empowerment Workshop (Nov. 13th)

    Building Generations Through Dialogue (Dec. 6th)
    Posted 11/6/15

     


    Employment

    Care Resource is hiring a Nutritionist

    Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort is having a job fair

    214 new jobs in south Florida

    Additional listings of jobs in south Florida
    Posted 1/29/16

    200 jobs in South Florida
    Posted 1/15/16

    Care Resource is hiring a medical scribe
    Posted 1/15/16

    Care Resource is hiring for an Insurance Verification Clerk and a Medical Billing Clerk

    List of jobs in South Florida
    Posted 12/14/15

    155 new jobs this week
    Posted 11/20/15

    10 ways to overcome interview apprehension
    Posted 11/13/15

    Care Resource is hiring a Patient Care Assistant

    List of Jobs in South Florida #1

    List of Jobs in South Florida #2

    Willing to Relocate? List of Jobs in Florida
    Posted 11/6/15

    List of Jobs in South Florida

    Care Resource is Hiring a Clinical Coordinator (LPN), a Medical Billing Clerk, and a Pharmacy Services Manager
    Posted 10/30/15

    Care Resource is Hiring a LPN Clinical Coordinator and a Medical Case Manager
    Posted 10/16/15

    List of South Florida Jobs
    Posted 10/2/15 

    Care Resource is hiring a Medical Case Manager Supervisor

    Health Council of South Florida is hiring for Multiple Positions

    Carrfour Supportive Housing is Hiring a Youth Service Coordinator

    List of Jobs in South Florida
    Posted 9/25/15

    Care Resource is hiring a Medical Case Manager

    BSR is hiring a Quality Management & Improvement Coordinator!

    List of career opportunities at the Children’s Trust, Health Foundation of South Florida, Girl Power, Center for Family & Child Enrichment,  YMCA, Cherry Blossom Roads, Play and Read Academy, Playing the Game of Life, Our Little Ones Learning Center, Kidworks USA in Hialeah, Institute for Child & Family Health, City of Hialeah, and Miami Lighthouse for the Blind
    Posted 9/18/15

    Care Resource is hiring a Pharmacy Services Manager

    List of South Florida Jobs
    Posted 9/4/15

    Care Resource is Hiring a Human Resource Assistant

    Health Council of South Florida is Hiring a Community Health Specialist

    Jobs in South Florida
    Posted 8/27/15

    South Florida AIDS Network is Recruiting for an HIV Tester, PAC Waiver Medical Case Manager, and a General Revenue Medical Case Manager

    Jobs in South Florida
    Posted 8/14/15

    Latinos Salud is Hiring an Intervention and Peer Outreach Specialist

    List of Jobs #1

    List of Jobs #2
    Posted 8/7/15

    7 Signs Your Job Interview Did Not Go Well


    Provider News

    Ryan White Service Provider Forum is Monday
    Posted 1/22/16

    Ryan White Part A co-payment pilot project

    Part A providers, restrict provider billing for select laboratory tests
    Posted 1/15/16

    Changes to outpatient medical care, prescription drugs, and the letter of medical necessity for testosterone
    Posted 11/25/15

    New Changes to Outpatient Medical Care, Prescription Drugs, and the HIV Conditions List
    Posted 10/30/15

    MDC Grant Opportunities
    Posted 10/2/15

    MCM Supervisor Override Options in SDIS
    Posted 9/25/15

    Ryan White Part A/MAI Program Letter to Outreach Providers on Outcomes and Billing

    How to Effectively Manage Professional and Personal Boundaries

    MDC Grant Opporunities
    Posted 8/27/15

    Learning Tools for AIDS Service Organizations and Community Based Organizations
    Posted 8/14/15

    Updated Ryan White Medical & Dental Provider Directory

    ADAP Formulary and Daraprim Medication Supply Shortage
    Posted 8/7/15

    HIV Mentoring Available for Providers

    MHIS HIV Medication Adherence & SBIRT Protocol for Medically Underserved HIV Patients in Florida
    Posted 7/31/15

    Revised FY 2015 Ryan White Part A Service Delivery Guidelines
    Posted 7/24/15

    2015 STD Treatment Guidelines Wall Chart, Pocket Guide, App. and more!
    Posted 7/17/15

    Change to the Way Part A Providers Refer Clients for Food Bank Services

    Requests to Add/Delete Procedures for Part A Prescription Drug Formulary

    Requests to Add/Delete Procedures from the Ryan White Oral Healthcare Formulary
    Posted 7/3/15

    Changes to Fiscal Year 2015 Ryan White Part A Program Service Delivery Guidelines
    Posted 6/26/15

    FDOH-MDC EPI Report for April 2015
    Posted 6/5/15

    Ryan White Part A Prescription Drug Formulary Updates
    Posted 5/15/15

    The Latest HIV Epidemiological Data from the FDOH-MDC
    Posted 4/17/15


    Housing News

    Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program Waitlist Opens
    Posted 10/17/14

    Project-based Section 8 Housing Properties with Open Waitlist
    Posted 10/10/14

    A New Housing Program for the Homeless, Amitola
    Posted 10/3/14


    Grants and Funding Opportunities

    Grant Mail allows you to stay on top of new grant opportunities that are offered every week. To receive updates subscribe today! Check out the Grant Mail archive to view previous Grant Mail updates or visit Grant Opportunities to search more opportunities.

    NURSE Corps loan repayment program application

    HUD grants test new approach to low-income seniors age in place
    Posted 1/29/16

    Ryan White HIV/AIDS Part F Dental Reimbursement Program

    Ryan White HIV/AIDS Part C Capacity Development Program
    Posted 1/22/16

    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Invest Health ($60K)

    HRSA: MCH navigator program

    HRSA: RW HIV/AIDS program integrated HIV planning implementation

    HRSA: Grants to states to support oral health workforce activities

    HRSA: Emergency medical services for children targeted issues

    Grants from SAMHSA

    SAMHSA: National child traumatic stress initiative

    MDC grant opportunities

    Nurse corps loan repayment program

    Advanced education nursing traineeship

    HRSA: Leadership education in neurodevelopmental and other related disabilities
    Posted 12/25/15

    HRSA funding opportunity: Academic Units for Primary Care

    SAMHSA funding opportunity: FY 2016 Cooperative Agreements for Adolescents and Transitional Aged Youth Treatment Implementation
    Posted 11/25/15

    HRSA funding announcement for oral health service expansion
    Posted 11/20/15

    Screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment health professions student training
    Posted 11/13/15

    Expand Care Coordination Targeted Capacity Expansion through the Use of Technology Assisted Care in Targeted Areas of Need

    Maternal and Child Health Funding Opportunities
    Posted 11/6/15

    Janssen Therapeutics Request for Applications: Improving Linkage to Care & Retention among Transgender Women and Gender Nonconforming People Living With HIV

    Janssen Therapeutics Request for Applications: Improving Linkage to Care & Retention among Young MSM of Color Living with HIV
    Posted 10/16/15

    Important Amendments to CDC’s Funding Opportunity Announcement PS15-1502: Comprehensive High Impact HIV Prevention

    Minority Serving Institutions Partnerships with Community Based Organizations
    Posted 4/3/15

    Health Foundation of South Florida is Accepting  Preliminary Proposals
    Posted 11/7/14


    Información en español

     


    Research, Surveys & Clinical Trials

    9th Health Disparities Conference: Submit an abstract
    Posted 12/14/15

    University of Miami’s Male Couples Project
    Posted 11/20/15

    Nova Southeastern University is recruiting gay and bisexual men aged 18 and over for a study ($50 compensation)
    Posted 11/13/15

    Affirming Voices for Action is Interviewing Trans and Gender Non-conforming Youth on HIV for $100
    Posted 10/2/15

    Earn $25 to Participate in a UM Research Study on Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, and HIV infection
    Posted 9/18/15

    U of M’s Women Interagency HIV Study
    Posted 6/26/15

    FIU Mind Matters-Living with HIV?
    Posted 5/22/15

    Preventing HPV-related Cancer Among HIV-infected Gay and Bisexual Men
    Posted 5/15/15

    Paid U of M Research Studies
    Posted 5/8/15

    Male Couples Research ($50)
    Posted 4/17/15


    Prevention


    Links

  • 2010 Annual Report
  • 2010 Epi Data
  • AIDSNET.org  The Miami-Dade HIV/AIDS Partnership and Continuous Quality Improvement Program
  • Miami-Dade County Office of Management and Budget (OMB)- Grants Coordination
  • Ryan White Program Contacts Outside Miami-Dade County
  • Ryan White Program Contacts Outside the State of Florida
  • Ryan White Reauthorization Page
  • 7 Ways to Save Money on Meds video
  • 9½ minutes - Every 9½ minutes, someone in the U.S. is infected with HIV (DHHS Site)
  • AAHIVM Online Resource to Link Newly Diagnosed to HIV Care
  • ADAP Advocacy Association (aaa+)
  • AIDS.gov
  • AIDS info (English)
  • infoSIDA (Español)
  • AIDSinfo At-a-Glance (Sign up for email Newsletter)
  • Best Practices for Substance Abuse Treatment
  • CAEAR Coalition
  • Case In Point Magazine (Free Resource)
  • CBC Alliance 2012 Calendar
  • CDC (HIV/AIDS)
  • CDC en Español (VIH/SIDA)
  • CDC National Prevention Information Network (NPIN)
  • The Children′s Trust
  • Dab the AIDS Bear Project
  • Data at a Glance (Florida Department of Health)
  • Ecumenical Advocacy Alliance (World AIDS Day Resources)
  • Evidence-Based Practice and Practice-Based Research: What Works in Public Health?
  • FACE IT Florida (Florida's Access to Comprehensive Education using Internet Technology)
  • FamilyWize Prescription Drug Discount Card
  • Florida/Caribbean AETC
  • Florida Department of Health
  • Florida Department of Health: HIV Educational Materials
  • Florida HIV/AIDS Hotline (800) FLA-AIDS
  • Florida HIV/AIDS Advocacy Network (FHAAN)
  • Florida Housing Search.org - Statewide Database of Affordable Housing
  • Florida Rights Restoration Coalition
  • Flu.gov (DHHS Site) - H1N1, avian and pandemic flu information
  • Food Assistance through Angel Food Ministries
  • Glossary (Bilingual): HIV/AIDS Prevention
  • Glossary: Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program
  • God′s Amazing Grace Outreach Ministries
  • Grantee Locator Tool
  • Greater Than (Campaign to address the AIDS crisis facing Black Americans)
  • Health Council of South Florida/AICP
  • Health Information in Multiple Languages website
  • Health Literacy and Cultural Competency Resource links
  • Healthy Roads Media
  • Healthcare.gov
  • HIV and Pregnancy: Updated Fact Sheets
  • HIV Health InfoLine (Project Inform)
  • HIV/AIDS Awareness Days (DHHS Site)
  • HIV Health Reform
  • HIV/AIDS - We Make the Change
  • HIV/AIDS Service Locator Tool
  • HIV Positive! (On-line Magazine)
  • The HIV Prevention Justice Alliance
  • Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program Florida Contact List
  • Homeless Trust
  • Housing Central (Miami-Dade County)
  • HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau
  • Human Services Coalition of Dade County
  • Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (JAIDS)
  • Kaiser Global Health
  • Kaiser Network
  • LGBT Youth and the Prevention of Bullying
  • Mental Health AIDS (SAMHSA Newsletter)
  • Miami- Dade County Grant Opportunities
  • Miami-Dade County Health Department
  • Miami-Dade County Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) - H1N1 Planning and Response
  • The Mosaic Initiative
  • National Reentry Resource Center
  • National Alliance of State & Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD)
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
  • National Association of People With AIDS (NAPWA)
  • National HIV/AIDS Strategy
  • National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (February 7)
  • National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (March 10)
  • National Week of Prayer for the Healing of AIDS (March)
  • National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (March 20)
  • National HIV Vaccine Awareness Day (May 18)
  • National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (May 19)
  • National Caribbean American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (June 8)
  • National HIV Testing Day (June 27)
  • National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day (September 18)
  • National Gay Men′s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (September 27)
  • National Latino HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (October 15)
  • National Minority AIDS Council
  • Needy Meds
  • New Beginnings International
  • Peer Education & Evaluation Center
  • Pharmacy Checker
  • Pridelines Youth Services
  • Questions Are the Answer
  • Spanish Language Resources (AHRQ)
  • Spanish Translations of Ryan White Program Terms
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
  • Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator
  • Switchboard of Miami
  • T-SISTA Resource Guide
  •   an adaptation of the evidenced-based behavioral risk-reduction intervention SISTA, for transgender population
  • TARGET Center
  • Test Miami
  • The Social Security and Disability Resource Center
  • The Body
  • Resource Center on Aging With HIV y
  • University of Miami Developmental Center for AIDS Research (D-CFAR)
  • Women, Children, and HIV Web Site
  • Women Organized to Respond to Life-Threatening Disease (WORLD)
  • World AIDS Campaign
  • World AIDS Day (December 1)

  • Other News

    Call for Abstracts, Deadline Approaching: Effective Models to Equalize Outcomes

    Posted 12/12/14


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