Director’s Note: Pride & Prejudice

Director’s Note: Pride & Prejudice

This month’s newsletter shares some highlights of Pride and tips on disclosing to various people in your life that you are living with HIV. I wanted to be honest and share a story with you about my own struggle with HIV stigma and coming out related to PrEP(Truvada)...
Director’s Note: Spring Is here!

Director’s Note: Spring Is here!

Happy Spring, everyone! We have a lot of exciting happenings to tell you about. During the winter months, David and the medical staff worked on establishing a partnership with Iowa Digestive Disease Center (IDDC) so that we could offer anal pap smears to our male...
Update on Medicaid Managed Care

Update on Medicaid Managed Care

Managed care under Iowa Health Link is still coming to the Medicaid program but implementation has been delayed until March 1st. This has caused a lot of confusion for Medicaid members, which includes those on the Iowa Wellness Plan, and there are many questions. What...
Director’s Notes: Happy 2016!

Director’s Notes: Happy 2016!

Greg Gross, HIV Program Director Happy 2016! As we move forward, it’s also important to reflect on what we’ve accomplished. Have you thought about what you’re proud of or grateful for in 2015? One of the defining successes of our year was that 85% of patients who get...