Issue Background

Access and Reimbursement

HIVMA’s numerous public statements and comments related to health care reform can be found at:

IDSA’s extensive work on Access and Reimbursement for Infectious Disease Services can be found at:

Health care as well as the administration’s commitments to addressing the HIV/AIDS epidemic, confronting the public health threat of rising anti-microbial resistant infections, and focusing on the importance of prevention and wellness all offer unprecedented opportunities to improve access to quality care for HIV and other infectious diseases. IDSA and HIVMA are on the front lines of monitoring implementation of health care reform and responding to numerous related regulations to promote and protect the interests of HIV and ID medical providers and their patients.