Secondary HIV Prevention
This 2-page handout offers VA health care providers prevention strategies directed toward people who are HIV positive, with the intention of preventing transmission to individuals who are HIV negative.
The fact sheet answers the following questions. What is secondary HIV prevention? What are the goals of secondary HIV prevention? What are secondary HIV prevention activities that can take place in VA health care settings? How can VA health care providers help HIV-positive patients with onoing risk practices adopt behaviors that reduce those risks? Who in VA medical centers can conduct secondary HIV prevention activities?