Resources for Care Providers

Resources for Care Providers

HIV Care Provider Definitions

New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute, April 2017

Experienced HIV care provider: Practitioners who have been accorded HIV-Experienced Provider status by the American Academy of HIV Medicine (AAHIVM) or have met the HIV Medicine Association’s (HIVMA) definition of and experienced provider are eligible for designation as an HIV Experienced Provider in New York State.

Nurse practitioners and licensed midwives who provide clinical care to HIV-Infected individuals in collaboration with a physician may be considered HIV Experienced Providers provided that all other practice agreements are met (8 NYCRR 79-5:1; 10 NYCRR 85.36; 8 NYCRR 139-6900)

Physician assistants who provide clinical care to HIV-infected individuals under the supervision of an HIV Specialist physician may also be considered HIV Experienced Providers (10 NYCRR 94.2)

Expert HIV care provider: A provider with extensive experience in the management of complex patients with HIV.

All FDA-Approved HIV Medications

Updated September 13, 2018

Listed below are all FDA-approved HIV medications as of June 4, 2018, with links to the AIDSinfo drug database. For professionals, the links open the FDA label pages, and for consumers, the links open the AIDSinfo patient information pages. The list is organized by drug class, with individual drugs listed in alphabetical order. Combination drugs are also listed in alphabetical order.

Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors (NRTIs): characteristics
Non-Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors (NNRTIs): characteristics
Protease Inhibitors (PIs): characteristics
Fusion Inhibitor: characteristics
CCR5 Antagonist: characteristics
Integrase Inhibitors (INSTIs): characteristics
Post-Attachment Inhibitor:
Pharmacokinetic Enhancer:
Combination HIV Medications:

ARV Drug Name Abbreviation Key

Abbreviation Full Drug Name
3TC lamivudine
ABC abacavir
APV amprenavir
ATV atazanavir
ATV/c atazanavir/cobicistat
ATV/r atazanavir/ritonavir
AZT zidovudine
BIC bictegravir
COBI or c cobicistat
DCV daclatasvir
ddC zalcitabine
DLV delavirdine 
DRV darunavir
DRV/c   darunavir/cobicistat
DRV/r darunavir/ritonavir 
DTG dolutegravir 
EFV efavirenz
EFV/TDF/FTC efavirenz/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate/emtricitabine
ETR etravirine
EVG/c elvitegravir/cobicistat
EVG/c/TAF/FTC elvitegravir/cobicistat/tenofovir alafenamide/emtricitabine
EVG/c/TDF/FTC elvitegravir/cobicistat/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate/ emtricitabine
EVG/r   elvitegravir/ritonavir
FPV fosamprenavir
FPV/r fosamprenavir/ritonavir
FTC emtricitabine 
IBA ibalizumab
LPV lopinavir
LPV/r lopinavir/ritonavir
MVC maraviroc
NVP nevirapine 
PI/c cobicistat-boosted protease inhibitor
PI/r ritonavir-boosted protease inhibitor 
RAL raltegravir
RPV rilpivirine
RTV ritonavir 
SQV saquinavir
SQV/r saquinavir/ritonavir
T-20 enfuvirtide
TAF tenofovir alafenamide
TDF tenofovir disoproxil fumarate
TPV tipranavir 
TPV/r tipranavir/ritonavir
ZDV zidovudine

Online Resources for Education, Information, and Services

October 2016


AIDSinfo: Training for Health Care Providers

AIDS Education Training Center (AETC):

Northeast/Caribbean AETC

Resource Library

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

HIV/AIDS Learning Center

HIV Testing Salzburg Statement on Shared Decision Making

National Center for Transgender Equality: 2015 U.S. Transgender Survey

New York City DOHMH: Making the Sexual History a Routine Part of Primary Care

New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH):

CEI: HIV, HCV & STD Clinical Education Initiative

NYS AIDS Institute Training Center

Partner Services: What Health Care Providers Need to Know

Payment Options for Adults and Adolescents for Post Exposure Prophylaxis Following Sexual Assault

Payment Options for Adults and Adolescents For Post Exposure Prophylaxis for all other Non-Occupational Exposures

PrEP and PEP Information & Resources

Provider Reporting & Partner Services

Sexually Transmitted Diseases




AHRQ: National Guideline Clearinghouse

AIDSinfo (DHHS guidelines):

CDC HIV/AIDS Guidelines and Recommendations:

IAS-USA Practice Guidelines:




Communicable Disease Reporting Requirements

Expedited Partner Therapy: A Guide for Partner Care

HIPAA Information Center

HIV Uninsured Care Programs: Summary

HIV/AIDS Laws & Regulations

HIV/AIDS Testing, Reporting and Confidentiality of HIV-Related Information

NYSDOH: Rules, Regulations & Laws

Partner Services: What Health Care Providers Need to Know

Payment Options for PEP Following Non-Occupational Exposures Including Sexual Assault

PrEP and PEP Information & Resources

U.S. Courts:



National Institutes of Health (NIH):

New York eHealth Collaborative: NYEC

New York State (NYS):

AIDS Institute Provider Directory (HIV, HCV, PEP, PrEP)

Council of Health-System Pharmacists (NYSCHP)

Department of Health

Office of Victim Services

AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) Formulary

AIDS Institute

NYC: LifeNet

NYC: Contact Notification Assistance Program (CNAP)

NYC: Expedited Partner Therapy

Medicaid Managed Care and Family Health Plus Pharmacy Benefit Information Center

NYC: Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities

NYC: Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities: American Sign Language Interpreters in New York

NYSDOH HIV Uninsured Care Programs

Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services

Office of Mental Health

Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner (SAFE) Program

STD Clinics in New York State

Wadsworth Center

UCSF Clinician Consultation Center

HIV/AIDS Management

Submit for a case consultation

Phone consultation: 800-933-3413 (M-F, 9am-8pm EST)



AIDSinfo: Drug Database

Antiretroviral Pregnancy Registry: For Health Care Providers

NYSDOH: CEI: HIV, HCV & STD Clinical Education Initiative

University of Liverpool: HIV Drug Interactions

UCSF HIV InSite: Database of Antiretroviral Drug Interactions