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Dec 16, 2010 7:25 AM by Nichole Larkey

States that cut AIDS Drug Assistance Programs

States with waiting lists for their AIDS Drug Assistance
Programs, as of Dec. 9:
- Arkansas: 5 people
- Florida: 2,396
- Georgia: 837
- Montana: 14
- North Carolina: 84
- Ohio: 374
- South Carolina: 298
- Virginia: 24
- Louisiana: 511

States that have cut their AIDS Drug Assistance Programs in other ways, as of Sept. 29.:
- Arizona: reduced drugs covered
- Arkansas: reduced drugs covered, lowered financial eligibility
- Colorado: reduced drugs covered
- Florida: reduced drugs covered
- Georgia: reduced drugs covered, implemented medical criteria
- Idaho: capped enrollment
- Illinois: reduced drugs covered, instituted monthly cap on expenditures
- Kentucky: reduced drugs covered
- Louisiana: discontinued reimbursement of some tests
- New Jersey: reduced drugs covered
- North Carolina: reduced drugs covered
- North Dakota: capped enrollment, instituted annual expenditure cap, lowered financial eligibility
- Ohio: reduced drugs covered, lowered financial eligibility
- South Carolina: instituted annual expenditure cap, lowered
financial eligibility
- Utah: reduced drugs covered, lowered financial eligibility
- Virginia: reduced drugs covered
- Washington: instituted cost sharing with patients, reduced
drugs covered (for uninsured patients only)
- Wyoming: capped enrollment, reduced drugs covered
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Source: National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS
Directors

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