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National Strategy for Elimination of Hep, Phase 2 Report Released

May 11, 2017

The report identifies new opportunities for preventing transmission and recommends steps to ensure people are tested, treated, and/or cured of hepatitis.

 

Hep Free HOPE Team

May 1, 2017

HOPE is a coalition of young people engaging in outreach and education to prevent the spread of Hep C among their peers.

 

Hep Free NYC 2016 Annual Report

April 6, 2017

Check out the Hep Free NYC 2016 Annual Report for an overview of the great work we did in 2016.

 

Hep Free NYC Awareness Event on the Steps of City Hall

March 29, 2017

Wednesday May 10, 2016 11 AM-12 PM Steps of City Hall, NYC (located in City Hall Park) Join us to commemorate May Hepatitis Awareness Month, National Hepatitis Testing Day and Hispanic Hepatitis Awareness Day. Raise awareness for testing, access and treatment! The theme this year is “Stand Up And Help End Hep” Bring posters and your organization’s banners! Invite … Continue reading Hep Free NYC Awareness Event on the Steps of City Hall

 

Hep C Outreach, Prevention and Education (HOPE) Intern Program

February 10, 2017

The HOPE intern program is a network of college students working to prevent drug addiction and Hep C among youth.

 

NYS Hepatitis C Elimination Summit

February 8, 2017

On February 7, 2017, government representatives; medical providers; harm reduction and social service providers; and community advocates came together in Albany for the nation’s first Hep C Elimination Summit.

 

Join the Hep Free NYC Public Education Committee!

January 6, 2017

Committee members educate the public about Hepatitis through presentations, tabling at health fairs, and distribution of resources throughout at-risk communities.

 

2016 World AIDS Day – HIV/Hep C Coinfection in NYC 

December 1, 2016

Find resources, testing, and medical care for those who are co-infected with HIV and Hep C.

 

NYS ADAP Includes New Hep C meds on Formulary

November 28, 2016

NYS ADAP will be offering access to new Hep C meds, including Zepatier, Viekira pak, Viekira XR, and Daklinza.

 

Report | State Medicaid Programs Illegally Restrict Access To Hep C Meds

November 23, 2016

Most states continue to impose discriminatory Hep C medication coverage restrictions in opposition to guidance from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and AASLD.

 

Project INSPIRE: NYC Hep C Care Coordination Program

October 28, 2016

Project INSPIRE is a comprehensive hepatitis C care coordination program in NYC, now enrolling until February 2017.

 

NYS Medicaid Adds Epclusa and Viekira XR to Preferred Hep C Med List

October 27, 2016

The NYS Medicaid Drug Utilization Review Board met on September 15, 2016 and added Epclusa (GT 2 and 3) and Viekira XR to the preferred prescription medication list.

 

NYS DOH Hep C Comprehensive Care Programs

October 21, 2016

Several programs in NYC offer HepCap, which covers the cost of Hep C medical care for eligible patients.

 

Check Hep C Patient Navigation Program

October 18, 2016

The goal of the Check Hep C Patient Navigation Program is to link NYC residents living with Hep C to medical care.

 

Check Hep B Patient Navigation Program

The goal of the Check Hep B Patient Navigation Program (Check Hep B) is to link New York City residents living with Hep B to medical care.

 
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Report: 2014 NYC Hep Health Care Access Training

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2013 Evaluation: NYC Hep B Coalition  & NYC Hep C Task Force

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