Ryan White. Real Lives. Meet Dee

Ryan White. Real Lives. Meet Dee

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

In 2010, an estimated 4,690 people were living with HIV/AIDS in Oklahoma. The State of Oklahoma has not yet expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. As a result, the lowest-income HIV+ residents of Oklahoma have been left out of coverage available in other states. They must rely on Ryan White funding for crucial medical […]

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Ryan White. Real Lives. Meet Tommy McCutcheon

Ryan White. Real Lives. Meet Tommy McCutcheon

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Alabamians are being diagnosed with HIV at the 13th highest rate in the nation. The State of Alabama has not yet expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.  As a result, an estimated 1,900 of the lowest-income HIV+ residents of Alabama have been left out of coverage available in other states. They must rely on […]

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Ryan White. Real Lives. Meet Willie Mae J.

Ryan White. Real Lives. Meet Willie Mae J.

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The death rate among adults with an HIV diagnosis in Tennessee is almost 25 percent higher than the national average. The State of Tennessee is considering a form of Medicaid expansion, but has not yet expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.  As a result, an estimated 2,000 of the lowest-income people with HIV have […]

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Ryan White. Real Lives. Meet Nick Nicholas

Ryan White. Real Lives. Meet Nick Nicholas

| March 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

The death rate among adults with an HIV diagnosis in Mississippi is almost twice the national average. The State of Mississippi has not yet expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.  As a result, an estimated 1,400 of the lowest-income people with HIV have been left out of coverage available in other states.  They must […]

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Ryan White. Real Lives. Meet Raymond

Ryan White. Real Lives. Meet Raymond

| March 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

Texas ranks 4th in the nation in deaths among adults with an HIV diagnosis. The State of Texas has not yet expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. As a result, an estimated 11,200 of the lowest-income HIV+ residents of Texas have been left out of coverage available in other states. They must rely on […]

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