In the United States, more than 1.7 million individuals are living with HIV/AIDS and roughly one in five living with HIV is unaware of their infection. Since the first reported case in June 1981, the HIV epidemic has seen a decline in various trends especially that of AIDS cases and deaths which can be attributed, in part, to the wide range of innovative health care and supportive services for people living with HIV.  Below you will find information that will assist in improving the care delivered to patients living with HIV/AIDS.
HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau “Find Ryan White HIV/AIDS Medical Care Providers” Tool: A search tool where you can locateRyan White-funded HIV/AIDS providers by state or county, address, provider name. Providers listed provide HIV care to the uninsured and underserved including referrals to dental care and other services like transportation and access to HIV medications.
AIDS.Gov: This site provides comprehensive information regarding the National HIV/AIDS Strategy. This link offers options on how to add widgets to your PCA home page. These widgets include a link to a HIV/AIDS Prevention & Service Provider Locator tool widget, an AIDS.gov podcast widget, and a National HIV/AIDS Strategy blog widget. Forward this link to your web administrator to set up the widgets on your sites.
The AIDS Education and Training Centers (AETC) Program supports 11 regional centers (and more than 130 local performance sites) that conduct targeted, multi-disciplinary education and training programs for healthcare providers treating persons with HIV/AIDS. The AETCs serve all 50 States, the District of Columbia, the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and the six U.S.- affiliated Pacific Jurisdictions.
STD Clinical Update: Focus on Extragenital Testing and Treatment Presenter: Alwyn Cohall, MD, Professor of Clinical Public Health and Pediatrics, CUMC and Medical Director, NYC STD/HIV Prevention Training Center