Webinar slides and recording available:
PrEP is 99% effective in preventing HIV transmission but medical costs may be a barrier for many clients. This webinar will explain how to finance PrEP through Medicaid/Medi-Cal, Medicare, and third party insurance. Presenters will provide an overview of 340B and how to assist patients with PrEP navigation and adherence through assistance programs and funding streams.
•Health Departments and CBOs in the Western Region
•Explain how agencies can use 340B to serve more eligible patients
•Describe 3 steps to implement third party insurance billing
•List 3 funding streams and assistance programs to get patients on PrEP
•Denise Smith, RN, PHN, BSN, MPA, Capacity Building Assistance Specialist, San Francisco DPH
•Patrick Salazar, HIV/STD Program Coordinator, Kern County Health Services Department