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Your Bulletin Board for News & Information in the Miami-Dade County HIV/AIDS Community!
Updated 4/21/15

 
 
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Headlines

HIV Prevention Provider Survey
Posted 4/21/15

Give Your Feedback about Ryan White Part A Medical Case Management—Your Opinion Counts!

AETNA Agrees to Significantly Reduce Patient Costs for HIV Drugs Nationwide

HHS Panel Releases Updates to Adult and Adolescent Antiretroviral Treatment Guidelines

Pediatric Services at Care Resource
Posted 4/17/15

Give Your Feedback about Ryan White Part A Medical Case Management—Your Opinion Counts!

New App! HIV Answers

Deadline Extended for Ryan White Core Medical Provider Assessment
Posted 4/3/15

Give Your Feedback about Ryan White Part A Medical Case Management—Your Opinion Counts!
Posted 3/27/15

HIV Testing & Treatment for Health and Prevention: How Transmissions Decrease as People Go Through Care

HIV Care Link Newsletter for March

Complete the HIV Advocacy Network Survey

CBA’s Solutions Resource Bulletin

Jackson Health System’s Tobacco Cessation Program
Posted 3/20/15

Comprehensive Guide for HIV Testing in Youth in Florida Healthcare Settings

Get the Facts on Prevention and Treatment

HHS Panel Releases Updates to Pediatric Antiretroviral Treatment Guidelines
Posted 3/13/15

Patient Access Network Foundation Expands to Cover Pre– and Post-Exposure Prophylaxis Treatment

High Cancer Risk Among HIV-infected Elderly in the U.S.

2015 Freidin Dobrinsky Brown and Rosenblum Scholarship Program Accepting Applications

FREE or Reduced Cost for Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening at the FDOH-MDC

FDOH-MDC Monthly EPI Report
Posted 3/5/15

Breaking PrEP and Gel News

Complete the Health Council of South Florida’s Community Health Worker Census
Posted 2/27/15

HIV Care Link Newsletter for February

Are You Enrolled into a Marketplace Insurance Plan and Need Help Filing Your Taxes?
Posted 2/13/15

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: Black Health Matters (Feb. 7th)

Share Your Opinions with the City of Miami on Fair Housing Issues/Matters

HIV Care Link Special Announcement: Approval of Combination Products

Ignite a Movement—Show Us Your Pride #PrideinPrevention

First Build Gay Men’s Resilience, HIV Prevention will Follow
Posted 2/6/15

Ryan White Program and the Affordable Care Act

New Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Genotype 1 Infection

Health and Fitness Month at Care Resource

Speak Up about your Community’s Needs and Receive a Gift Card
Posted 1/9/15

Humana Agrees to Significantly Cut Cost of HIV Drugs for Patients in Florida

HIV Risk, Prevention, and Testing Behaviors Among  Heterosexuals at Increased Risk for HIV Infection
Posted 12/26/14

The Capsule: Will ADAP Purchase Health Insurance Coverage for You?

Walgreens is Launching a New Campaign and is Looking for Participants!
Posted 12/12/14

Follow the Miami-Dade HIV/AIDS Partnership on  Facebook and Twitter!

World AIDS Day Week of Events

World AIDS Day: Care Resource

HealthLINE Newsletter: World AIDS Day Edition

HIV CareLink: Volume 15, Issue 7

Complete a Survey for a Chance to Win a Gift Card
Posted 12/5/14

The Official World AIDS Day Calendar of Events

Give Your e-Pinion in this Anonymous Survey on Ryan White Part A Medical Case Management

2 Similar Strangers: A Movie Premier Released for World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day Event in Broward County

World AIDS Day Candlelight Vigil
Posted 11/28/14

Announcing the Update to the Adult/Adolescent  Opportunistic Infection Guidelines

Patient Groups Request Urgent Action to Correct Lack of Transparency in Prescription Drug Formularies
Posted 11/21/14

AIDS Watch Scholarship Program

HIV Disease: United States vs. Florida
Posted 11/14/14

Fall Closet Cleaning: Help Our Migrant Homeless Men
Posted 11/7/14

HHS Announces $840 Million Initiative to Improve Patient Care and Lower Costs
Posted 10/31/14

Prescription Drugs Utilization by ACA Enrollees
Posted 10/24/14

2015 Medicare Part B Premiums & Deductibles will Remain the Same as Last 2 Years

United States Conference on AIDS 2014: Spotlight on HIV in Latino Communities

September 2014 HIV Surveillance Report

ADAP Premium Plus on Understanding Your Health Insurance Marketplace Options
Posted 10/17/14

Executive Order Issued on One of the Most Urgent Health Concerns Facing Us Today

Statewide Medicaid Managed Care Program Update

Get FREE Testing Kits and Posters for Your National Latino AIDS Awareness Day

Gay and Bisexual Men See HIV as the Top Health Issue Facing their Community
Posted 10/10/14

2014 United States Conference on AIDS

What is PrEP?

What is nPEP?

CDC Launches Nation’s First PrEP Support Hotline for Clinicians

Healthcare Reform is Making A Difference in Each State

HIV Care Link, Volume 15 Issue 5

HIV Care for Gay & Bisexual men is a National Priority
Posted 10/3/14

 
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

    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

    Positive Xnnections Ministry
    Posted 2/6/15


    Events / Webinars

    On-Demand Education: Medical Case Management Modules Recently Posted

    PrEP for HIV Prevention: Real World Clinical Case Studies (April 30th)

    HIV Care under the Affordable Care Act: Addressing the Needs of HIV Providers & Health Professionals (May 7th)

    Community Fundraiser to Benefit AIDS Walk (April 17th)

    Spring Health and Wellness Fair (April 18th)

    CRUSADA Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Series: Social Networks and Health

    Reentry Fair at the Dade Correctional Institution (April 28th)

    South Florida Reentry Fair (May 1st)
    Posted 4/17/15

    Upcoming AETC Events for April
    Posted 4/3/15

    HIV-Treatment, Cure, Aging HCV & More (March 27th)

    Advances in HIV Epidemiology & Prevention (webinar) (April 1st)

    Florida Ethics: Debates, Decisions, Solutions Conference (April 17th)

    Caring Hearts Invites You to their Picnic (April 18th)

    Seal & Expunge Workshops (April 30th)

    Beauty, Health, and Fitness Exposition (May 5th)
    Posted 3/27/15

    FREE Facilitators Training on a Cognitive Behavioral Program (Deadline to Apply, April 2)

    HIV Care under the ACA: Addressing the Needs of HIV Providers and Health Professionals in Florida (May 7th)

    Am I My Brother’s Keeper? Health Awareness Conference (March 28th)

    U of M’s Connect to Protect hosts Youth Forum on HIV/AIDS (April 10)

    The Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce of South Florida is hosting a Redemption Workshop (restore your voting rights)
    Posted 3/20/15

    Cultivating Leadership as a High Impact Strategy: Improving Quality and Results in the HIV Care Continuum (Mar. 19th)

    Pridelines’ PozConnect Educational Lecture Series: HIV and Diabetes (April 15th)

    South Florida Region Homeless Veteran’s Stand Down (May 1-3)
    Posted 3/13/15

    HOPE, Inc.’s More People, More Justice

    Seal and Expunge Workshops

    South Florida Reentry Hub Event

    HIV/AIDS Seminar Ministry in Action Re-scheduled

    Integrating Sexual and Reproductive Health with Primary Care
    Posted 3/5/15

    Voting Rights Restoration Petition Collection Training

    HOPE, Inc.’s More People, More Justice Event

    Health Insurance Contracting for HIV Prevention Services: From Barriers to Billing

    Upcoming AETC Trainings/Webinars

    HIV Testing and Billing in Florida Healthcare Facilities and More!
    Posted 2/27/15

    Protecting Oral Health in the HIV/AIDS Community: Academic Dental Institutions and the Ryan White Program

    HIV/AIDS Workshop: Nutrition and HIV, Practice and Intervention

    FDOH-MDC HIV Prevention Townhall Meeting has a Location!

    HIV Testing at the Winter Party Festival

    Upcoming HIV-related Events at God’s Amazing Grace Outreach Ministries

    Florida Consortium for HIV/AIDS Research, 2015 Research and Practice Symposium

    CHI’s Black History Month Celebration: Honoring Doris Ison

    Reentry and Resources at the Federal Detention Center
    Posted 2/13/15

     


    Employment

    Care Resource is Hiring a Linkage Assistant!
    Posted 4/17/15

    Linkage Case Manager (Care Resource)

    Client Services Representative (Care Resource)

    Health Services Representative (FDOH-MDC)
    Posted 3/27/15

    FDOH-MDC is Hiring a Health Services Representative
    Posted 3/20/15

    Care Resource is Hiring a Maintenance Assistant
    Posted 3/13/15

    Care Resource is Hiring a Housing Specialist!
    Posted 3/5/15

    Borinquen Healthcare Center is Hiring a Peer Counselor!
    Posted 2/27/15

    FDOH-MDC is Hiring a Health Educator and two Health Services Representatives

    FDOH-Broward County is Looking for Volunteers for their Beach Blitz Event
    Posted 2/13/15

    7 Resume Myths That Will Keep You Unemployed
    Posted 9/12/14


    Provider News

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

    Revised Ryan White Program Oral Health Care Formulary for Fiscal Year 2015

    Changes to Isentress Medication Label
    Posted 3/13/15

    Healthcare for Immigrants (a presentation)
    Posted 2/6/15

    Funding Opportunity: Enhancing HIV Prevention Communication and Mobilization Efforts through Strategic Partnerships

    Miami-Dade County Grant Opportunities

    White Paper: Condom Effectiveness for HIV Prevention by Consistency of Use among Men who have Sex with Men (MSM) in the U.S.

    Abstract Deadline Extended for Effective Models to Equalize Outcomes
    Posted 1/9/15

    New Recommended Guidelines for HIV Prevention

    November 2014 Surveillance Report

    ADAP Miami Holiday Hours of Operation

    OMB-GC Holiday Hours of Operation

    Happy Holidays from Better Way of Miami
    Posted 12/26/14

    Updated Statewide ADAP Data

    2014 Minority Health and Health Disparities Grantees’ Conference announce Award Recipients
    Posted 12/5/14

    Notice of Delay of Ryan White Clients into the ACA Health Insurance Marketplace

    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Funding Newsletter
    Posted 11/28/14

    Changes to the Ryan White Part A Program Prescription Drug Formulary

    Complete an Assessment on Your Community and Agency Needs for the Capacity Building Assistance (CBA) Program
    Posted 11/21/14

    Apply to Access Confidential Behavioral Health Data for Research
    Posted 10/24/14

    Pre-application Technical Assistance for CDC Funding Opportunity

    Addressing Stigma Impacting Black and Latino Gay Men/MSM

    August 2014 Monthly Surveillance Report

    Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County’s EPI Monthly Report

    Exhibitor and Ad Deadlines for the 2014 Minority Health and Health Disparities Grantees’ Conference
    Posted 10/3/14

    MDC Grant Opportunities

    Grant Writing Training
    Posted 9/19/14

    Comprehensive High-Impact HIV Prevention Projects for Community Based Organizations (Funding Opportunity)

    Reminder to Complete the Florida HIV/AIDS Prevention Planning Group Provider Survey

    Monthly HIV/AIDS Surveillance Data to Date for Florida, January-July 2014
    Posted 9/5/14

    Approval of New Fixed Dose Combination, TRIUMEQ
    Posted 8/29/14

    Florida Dept. of Health in Miami-Dade County’s July 2014 Surveillance Report

    Data at a Glance

    Florida HIV/AIDS Prevention Planning Groups Needs Assessment Survey

    Fellowship House Community Input Survey
    Posted 8/1/14


    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.

    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

    $125 for 1 hour with HIV+ Patients

    Male Couples Research ($50)

    Needs Assessment for Older LGBT Adults and Caregivers of Older LGBT Adults ($30)
    Posted 4/17/15

    FIU’s Mind Matters: A Paid Study on Marijuana Use and Effects Among HIV Positives
    Posted 2/6/15

    Call for Abstracts: From Cataloging Health Disparities to Creating Health Equity, Effective Models to Equalize Outcomes
    Posted 12/12/14

    Women’s Interagency HIV Study at University of Miami
    Posted 11/21/14

    Earn $150 for Your Perceptions on HIV
    Posted 10/24/14


    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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