Rural areas often face limited health care services and require travel across long distances to access care, with limited transportation options. Options for HIV care are often limited, with added barriers to care including stigma, which can serve as a deterrent from individuals seeking out testing and treatment
Webinars and Training
National Center for Innovation in HIV CareJanuary 2017
Review of barriers to health care access in rural areas, their impact on health outcomes of persons living with HIV in the United States, and best practices to address barriers.
National Center for Innovation in HIV CareNovember 2015
Webinar overview of HIV telemedicine, its the equipment and technology requirements, and perspectives from front line providers.
Reports and Best Practices
HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB)March 2014
Compilation of SPNS grantee experiences with peer models and how they can be used in various care settings.
HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB)January 2006
Workbooks describing ways to help connect people living with HIV/AIDS to medical care. Estos cuadernos describen la manera de asistir a conectar personas que viven con VIH/SIDA con el sistema médico.
AETC National Coordinating Resource Center (NCRC)January 2018
HIV clinical training resources and and collaborative support for the AETC Program.