February 4, 2016
Top 3 Things Providers Should Know about the ACA 1) IRS Alerts Consumers To Insurance Penalty Tax Scam; Limited English Proficiency Taxpayers at Highest Risk Please spread the word to your patients or clients about potential tax scams, particularly for undocumented immigrants and DACA grantees who do NOT have to pay the penalty if they are uninsured. If MORE
February 1, 2016
U.S. Food and Drug Administration, January 28, 2016 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Zepatier (elbasvir and grazoprevir) with or without ribavirin for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotypes 1 and 4 infections in adult patients. Hepatitis C is a viral disease that causes inflammation of the liver that can lead to MORE
January 29, 2016
Updated Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in HIV-1-Infected Adults and Adolescents U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), January 28, 2016 The HHS Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents announces the release of the updated What's New in the Guidelines. Additions and revisions are also highlighted in yellow MORE
December 1, 2015
December 1st is World AIDS Day. The 2015 theme is "The Time to Act is Now." Watch a live webcast of the White House World AIDS Day event on Tuesday, December 1 from 1:00 pm - 3:15 pm. Go to: https://www.whitehouse.gov/live. Pre-registration is not required. Visit this AIDS.gov page for more resources. Click here! Follow the conversation at #WAD2015.
October 29, 2015
The Journal of the Association of Nurses in Aids Care recently published an article written by a team here at MATEC. From the abstract: Engaging new clinical providers in the HIV workforce is a critical need due to rapidly evolving treatment paradigms, aging out of existing providers, and special population needs. The 1-year competency-based Clinician MORE