Liver disease that is tied to HCV infection is a leading cause of death among HIV-infected individuals. Ryan White-funded clinics are taking on a greater role in not only managing HCV disease but also providing HCV treatments, which was once considered too toxic and risky but is less so given new and emerging HCV drug regimens.
Guidelines and Manuals
U.S. Department of Health and Human ServicesMarch 2017
Federal guidelines for treatment, prevention and care of HIV disease and opportunistic infections.
HRSA HIV/AIDS BureauSeptember 2014
While antiretroviral therapy has significantly improved health outcomes and longevity among people living with HIV (PLWH), hepatitis C (HCV) has emerged as a major contributing factor of morbidity and mortality among individuals who are coinfected.
HRSA HIV/AIDS BureauApril 2014
This manual was developed to provide clinicians with ready access to practical, current, treatment information so that they may provide quality care to people living with HIV.
HRSA HIV/AIDS BureauNovember 2013Performance measures to help Ryan White HIV/AIDS programs monitor and improve the quality of care they deliver.
Collection of clinical care guides for various populations (based upon their racial, ethnic, and gender characteristics) and specific conditions.
Webinars and Training
National Center for Innovation in HIV CareSeptember 2015This webinar discusses the role primary care can play in HCV screening and management, reviews current recommendations for treatment in HCV mono-infected and HCV-HIV co-infected individuals, and addresses how to overcome challenges of integrating HCV into health centers and other primary care settings.
Review of the availability of testing, care and treatment for individuals who are mono-infected with hepatitis C (HCV) and co-infected with HCV and HIV.
University of WashingtonMay 2013
Self-study online course on Hepatitis C infection for medical providers with modules, slide lectures, core concepts, and bibiliography.
Tools and Job Aids
RAND CorporationFebruary 2017
Tools to help patients and providers assess their readiness to undertake Hepatitis C treatment.
Listing of pharmaceutical company Patient Assistance Programs (PAPs) with names, contact information, drugs covered and eligibility criteria.
HRSA HIV/AIDS BureauJanuary 2011
Guide presents a rationale for why Ryan White clinics should play a greater role in HCV treatment and steps they can take in deciding how to integrate HCV treatment within their HIV/AIDS primary care services.
Alameda County Medical CenterJune 2006
Graphic flowchart presents Alameda County Medical Center treatment decision tree for HIV/hepatitis C visrus (HCV) coinfection.
Reports and Best Practices
HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau, NASTADNovember 2016
Consultation meeting regarding strategies to increase hepatitis C (HCV) treatment within ADAPs.
HRSA HIV/AIDS BureauJanuary 2017
Tested and proven strategies on delivery of HIV Care, based upon HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau Special Projects of National Significance (SPNS) projects.
AETC National Coordinating Resource CenterJanuary 2017
Clinical education/training resources and patient education materials on a range of HIV clinical care and clinical management topics.
SAMHSA is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation.
New York State Department of Health AIDS InstituteSeptember 2015
HIV guidelines, quality of care, clinical education, resources, policies and publications.
Enlace principal a recursos clave de sitios del gobierno federal de los EE.UU. en español relacionados con el VIH/SIDA. Incluye servicios de prevención, tratamiento y apoyo.
U.S. Department of Health and Human ServicesJanuary 2015
Portal for HIV/AIDS information from the U.S. federal government-from facts about HIV/AIDS, where to get services, policies and programs and more.