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For the Second Time, Judge Squashes California Law that Would Cut Medi-Cal Rates to Safety Net Providers

In a ruling last week, Federal District Court Judge Manuel L. Real reaffirmed his previous judgment and injunction, thereby stopping enforcement of a state law that would slash Medi-Cal reimbursement rates for drugs dispensed by…
6-26-14

AHF on National HIV Testing Day—Friday June 27th: ‘Keep Calm & Get Tested!

AHF to host over 16 free HIV mobile testing events in eight regions nationwide including California, Florida, Atlanta, Brooklyn, Dallas, Columbus, OH and Jackson, MS; Flagship Los Angeles event includes:   ·      MacArthur Park—Free testing…
6-26-14

Studies Show Majority of Gay Men and Youth Use Condoms

A survey by AHF studying the effectiveness of its overall social marketing and media found that men-who-have-sex-with-men (MSM) reported using condoms nearly 64% of the time, while a separate CDC-sponsored 2013 Youth Risk Behavior Survey…
6-19-14

‘Principles on Prevention’ Guide AHF’s Mission

As AIDS Healthcare Foundation continues its ambitious scale up of its global mission of HIV/AIDS prevention, care, treatment and advocacy—now in 34 countries—the group outlined its Principles of Prevention in a treatise covering seven areas…
6-13-14

Measure Creating L.A. City Health Commission Becomes Law

Mayor Garcetti failed to sign or veto the item, so measure creating City Health Commission becomes law.  Two weeks ago, the Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously to adopt a measure to create a commission…
6-10-14