June 12, 2013
Posted June 2013
Here is important information from the Office of the Medical Director (OMD) AIDS Institute:
- NEW HIV TESTING ALGORITHM GUIDELINES – Please click here for a letter providing information to New York State Permitted Clinical Laboratories regarding a new laboratory testing algorithm for the diagnosis of HIV infection.
- PUBLIC REPORTING OF eHIVQUAL DATA – The OMD is please to announce comprehensive reporting of the quality of HIV care in New York State has been posted online at https://health.data.ny.gov/ as the “HIV Ambulatory Care Quality of Care Performance Results” datasets.
HIV Ambulatory Care Quality of Care Performance Results Map: 2011
HIV Ambulatory Care Quality of Care Performance Results: 2011 Region Average (After Redaction)
HIV Ambulatory Care Quality of Care Performance Results: Beginning 2011
- PRESCRIPTION OF SYRINGES – Please click here for an important letter from the Acting Director of the AIDS Institute, Dan O’Connell, regarding prescription of syringes by duly authorized providers.
- UPDATED nPEP REIMBURSEMENT CHART – Please click here for an updated chart designed for clinical providers to be aware of reimbursement options and to assist patients with reimbursement for post-exposure prophylaxis following non-occupational exposures including sexual assault (nPEP).