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Delivering HIV services to vulnerable populations

Delivering HIV services to vulnerable populations

what have we learned?

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Health Resoureces and Services Administration, HIV/AIDS Bureau in [Rockville, Md.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States.,
  • HIV infections -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
  • Health services administration -- United States.,
  • Medical care, Cost of -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesHIV/AIDS evaluation monograph series -- report #6.
    ContributionsUnited States. HIV/AIDS Bureau.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationvi, 57 p.
    Number of Pages57
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17721114M

    Community-based care focuses on health promotion, disease prevention, and restorative care. Because patients move quickly from acute care settings, there is a growing need to organize health care delivery services where people live, work, socialize, and learn (Swiadek, ).One way to achieve this goal is through a community-based health care model. A Generation in Peril. In the early s, an estimated 36 million people were living with HIV/AIDS and nearly 22 million lives had been claimed. 2 Without proper access to treatment and resources, AIDS was a death sentence. And while those drugs were available in developed countries, few in Africa had any hope of receiving treatment.


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