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Issues concerning CDC"s AIDS education programs

Michael Zimmerman

Issues concerning CDC"s AIDS education programs

statement of Michael Zimmerman, Senior Associate Director, Human Resources Division, before the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate

by Michael Zimmerman

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS (Disease) -- United States -- Prevention,
  • Health education -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesTestimony -- T-HRD-88-18, Testimony -- GAO/T-HRD-88-18
    ContributionsUnited States. General Accounting Office
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13 p. ;
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14901376M

    program effectiveness) that can underpin evaluation projects. We also summarize 10 key steps in assessing the feasibility of conducting a program evaluation, and conclude with the five key steps in doing and reporting an evaluation. Program evaluation is a rich and varied combination of theory and practice. It is widely.   For more information: Contact the CDC, which is the source of this information, at the Web site: AIDS Guide for Health Care Workers is written especially for the person working in the health care setting. It explains important issues concerning AIDS in a thorough, yet easy-to-understand style.

    Introduction. By , adults aged 50 and older will make up approximately 50% of all HIV/AIDS in the United States (Effros et al., ).Between and , the percentage of older adults 1 with HIV grew by 77% (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC], ) and in they comprised 15% of new infections in the United States ().The increased HIV prevalence among older adults is.   Fact sheets about HIV/AIDS treatment information, the prevention of mother-to-child transmission, and HIV treatment side effects. All the fact sheets are written specifically for patients in easy to read language.

    AV CDC National AIDS Clearinghouse P.O. Box Rockville, MD () CDC NAC Inventory No. D; Single copy free of charge; S/H fee for multiple copies; HHS Publication No. education and support programs to be available in any com-munity. The programs described at the conclusion of this re-port represent just some of the many ways that caregivers can receive education and support. SELECTING A PROGRAM When selecting a program to recommend or present to care-givers, professionals in the aging network should carefully.


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Get this from a library. Issues concerning CDC's AIDS education programs: statement of Michael Zimmerman, Senior Associate Director, Human Resources Division, before the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate. [Michael Zimmerman; United.

CDC provides technical assistance and program support to community-based organization and state/local health departments on many aspects of planning, implementing, and evaluating of HIV prevention programs.

Here you will find information and resources on a variety of CDC program support activities. Background. CDC is the principal public health agency responsible for AIDS education and prevention.

Each of the programs CDC selected for the panel's review was designed to intervene at a different level of society: (1) the multiphase national AIDS media campaign is directed at the general population of the United States as well as at more specific audiences; (2) projects of community-based.

HIV is a leading cause of death and a health threat to many. As a key implementing agency of the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), CDC works with Zambia to build a sustainable, high-impact national HIV response to accelerate progress towards the UNAIDS global targets to control the HIV epidemic by the year   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) began working in Uganda inofficially establishing a country office in With a focus on the prevention, control, and treatment of HIV/AIDS, CDC works with the Ministry of Health and other partners to deliver evidence-based, quality health services.

with AIDS, a 42% increase sincewhen 5, young people were living with AIDS [1]. Young people for whom AIDS was diagnosed during – lived longer than persons with AIDS in any other age group except those younger than 13 years. Nine years after receiving a diagnosis of AIDS, 76% of those aged 13–24 were alive, compared with.

INTRODUCTION. Around the world, young people are at the centre of the HIV epidemic; almost half of all HIV-infected people are aged 15 −24 years ().Southeast Asia and the Pacific region have the second highest prevalence of HIV with an estimated million young people (in ) living with HIV ().Many factors increase the vulnerability of young people to HIV but lack of knowledge has been.

Information on comprehensive sexual health education and HIV/AIDS/STD prevention; includes legal requirements for education in these areas and additional resources for quality instructional programs.

Enacted January 1,this law integrates the instruction of comprehensive sexual health education and HIV prevention education. Consumer-directed community supports (CDCS) is a unique service option that gives you flexibility and responsibility to direct your services and supports. CDCS may include services, supports and items currently available through the Medical Assistance waivers, as well as additional services.

See the World Bank paper Education and HIV&AIDS: A Window of Hope for a technical perspective on these issues and the documentary film, Window of Hope, for an overview of the topic. Stigma remains a significant challenge and barrier to accessing and providing assistance to these teachers.

CDC has played an historic role in addressing the HIV epidemic in the United States and around the world. Since the early days, when its surveillance was critical to laying the foundation for a public health response, CDC has provided surveillance, innovative science, and guidance to partners to understand, prevent, and treat HIV.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. CDC and its prevention partners have created materials that can help you develop a prevention program in your organization.

There are also management resources to help you achieve your prevention goals. Explore the links below for strategic plans, program management guides, education.

2 hours ago  Programs in big cities are adapting, too. For example, VOCAL-NY, a statewide grassroots organization that helps low-income people affected by HIV/AIDS, runs a syringe services program.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention () Estimated HIV incidence in the United States, – (PDF, KB). HIV Surveillance Report, Supplemental Report Accessed Aug. 25, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention ().

Disease Profile. Atlanta. This journal highlights existing theoretical models of AIDS education and prevention, including model development, implementation, and evaluation.

AIDS Patient Care and STDs A monthly journal as ofAIDS Patient Care and STDs covers a full range of treatment, prevention and education issues concerning children and adults with HIV disease.

The person is prohibited from using the CDCS option during the time they are in the MRRP. The lead agency should determine if the person has been placed in the MRRP before it discusses CDCS with them. To do this, the lead agency can check the RPCR screen in MMIS.

Exits the waiver or AC program more than once during the service plan year. Program Initiative Program Type (field_program_type) - Any - Chronic Disease & Birth Defects Emergency Preparedness & Response Endowed and Restricted Funds Environmental Health Global Health Infectious Disease Injury & Violence Occupational Health & Safety Public Health Leadership.

CDCS is a service option available to people on the home and community-based services (HCBS) waivers and Alternative Care (AC) program. CDCS gives a person flexibility in service planning and responsibility for self-directing his or her services, including hiring and managing support workers.

One of the goals of the Centers for Disease Control's (CDC) policy on the prevention of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is to support business organizations in implementing HIV and AIDS information, education, and prevention activities.

Following their participation in an AIDS and HIV education program, their knowledge concerning modes of transmission and disease progression increased. Subjects became more aware of their personal risk for HIV infection, and their faith in condom effectiveness and .At the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), educational activities concerning acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) are directed to many target audiences; important among these are health care and public safety workers.

Several CDC programs are des.The National AIDS Clearinghouse is an information service provided by the Centers for Disease Control. The Clearinghouse was established in to respond to increasing numbers of public and professional inquiries, to disseminate accurate information, and to make referrals to local sources of information and assistance.