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Medicare Covers HIV Screening Tests

In December 2009 the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that Medicare expanded the list of covered preventive services to include HIV screening tests, effective immediately. They determined it is reasonable and necessary for early detection of HIV and is appropriate for individuals entitled to benefits under Part A or enrolled under Part B. Learn more.

 

Check these sites for the latest HIV/AIDS public policy information:

AIDS.gov

Colorado State Legislature

State HIV Testing Laws Compendium

The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

US House of Representatives

US Senate