ARV treatment to be covered by health insurance Health

ARV treatment to be covered by health insurance

Anti-retroviral (ARV) treatment for people living with HIV/AIDS will be paid by health insurance from June 2016, said the Department of HIV/AIDS Prevention under the Ministry of Public Health.
Vietnam has long way to go to 90-90-90 targets Health

Vietnam has long way to go to 90-90-90 targets

Vietnam is far from achieving the 90-90-90 targets set by the United Nations (UN) to end HIV/AIDS by 2020, said Dr. Nguyen Hoang Long, head of the Department of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control.
Son La strives to control HIV/AIDS infection Society

Son La strives to control HIV/AIDS infection

The northern mountainous province of Son La targets to keep the rate of HIV/AIDS infections in the community below 0.65 percent from 2016-2017, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
Five localities to pilot HIV elimination plan Health

Five localities to pilot HIV elimination plan

The 90-90-90 Plan, which aims to end the AIDS epidemic in Vietnam by 2020 under a HIV prevention programme initiated by the United Nations, will be piloted in five localities from 2017-2015.
HIV/AIDS model launched in Hanoi Health

HIV/AIDS model launched in Hanoi

Residents on the outskirts of Hanoi, including Ba Vi and adjacent localities, will receive free consultations and tests for HIV/AIDS through an intervention model launched on August 11.