HHS Strategic Goals and Objectives - FY 2001 . Objective 3.7 - Increase the Availability and Effectiveness of Services for the Treatment and Management of HIV/AID


How We Will Accomplish Our Objective

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We will support expanding financial resources for:

  • Ryan White CARE Act programs, including grants to states which provide for appropriate pharmaceuticals; to eligible metropolitan areas with high case loads; and to community-based organizations which focus on early intervention services, particularly targeted to communities of color.

  • a targeted capacity expansion program that integrates substance abuse treatment and HIV/AIDS services in African American, Hispanic/Latino, and other racial/ethnic minority communities.

3.7 Implementation Strategies
  • Expanding Prevention/Treatment Services
  • Information Dissemination
  • early identification and intervention to prevent maternal transmissions of HIV/AIDS.

  • early medical intervention and treatment of American Indians and Alaska Natives with HIV/AIDS.

We will promote access to treatment services through dissemination of HIV treatment guidelines to Medicaid providers and beneficiaries.

HHS Agencies contributing to this objective:


We will provide timely and relevant information to decision-makers about the treatments and resources utilized to treat persons with HIV disease.