Provider Tools: Talking HIV Prevention and Care with Patients
Resources to help HIV care providers start conversations with their patients about HIV treatment, care, and prevention have been organized on the Prevention IS Care web pages of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The tools and information highlight the latest science and guidance on the HIV care continuum. Free Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit is available.
- Tools to help providers implement HIV treatment and care recommendations, featuring sample questions to get the conversation started with patients, evidence-based approaches for retention in care, and how to build trust with patients
- Prevention resources explaining the benefits of treatment as prevention, PrEP and PEP, and prevention science on modes of transmission
- How to talk to patients about HIV treatment, care, and transmission prevention to improve their health, emphasizing brief conversations to conduct at every visit
- Patient resources on living with HIV along with HIV awareness campaign materials