Media Coverage

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April 12, 2018

Amida Care publishes Body, Mind & Spirit: A Guide to Wellness

My Social Good News: Amida Care has published a special community publication entitled Mind, Body & Spirit: A Guide to Wellness, offering insights from Amida Care staff as well as some of Amida Care’s favorite wellness coaches.

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April 4, 2018

There is a Cure for Hepatitis C, If Only Patients Could Access It

NationSwell: In the past decade, HCV has become a national health problem, with the Centers for Disease Control estimating that the number of new infections increased nearly threefold between 2010 and 2015. Much of the rise has been attributed to increased intravenous opioid use.

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April 3, 2018

Can you save everyone at risk of overdosing from opioid use?

am New York: Last week, Dana Kurzer-Yashin taught a room of 25 people how to be lifesavers. Kurzer-Yashin, who works for the social service group The Alliance for Positive Change, walked a group of employees from health insurer Amida Care through the paces.

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April 1, 2018

Listen to Amida Care, New York’s Special Needs Health Care Plan

LITE-FM: Amida Care is a not-for-profit Medicaid Special Needs Health Plan that provides comprehensive health coverage to New Yorkers who live with HIV. Vice President of Member Services Stephane Howze details the development of the plan and the unique way it serves it’s members.

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March 30, 2018

LGBT Health Awareness Week and PrEP

NBC News Radio: PrEP is more than 90 percent effective in preventing HIV transmission. Yet only one out of ten people who benefit is on it.

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