The HIV/AIDS Program Office (APO) manages the following: Patient Care Contracts [Ryan White CARE Act Parts A, B and C; the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP)]; Early Intervention Services, including Churches United to Stop HIV (CUSH); and services in county jails, including the Jail Linkage Program and RAPID HIV Testing. The APO also includes the Minority AIDS Coordinator (MAC). The APO works closely with the South Florida AIDS Network (SFAN) and the Broward County HIV Planning Council (HIVPC).
HIV/AIDS and related Services include:
- Dental care
- Pharmacy services
- HIV/AIDS Prevention Services
- AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) Eligibility
To enroll in ADAP you must be Ryan White Eligible:
- Proof of HIV Infection
- Proof of Living in Florida
- Proof of Household Income < 400 % FPL.
- No other access to medications through any other sources
- Prescriptions for at least one medication in the current ADAP formulary
- CD4 and Viral Load results, < 6 months old
Persons are not eligible if they are:
- In Institutional care
- Current Medicaid Recipient
- Private insurance –with monthly copays < $250.00
- Income > 400% Federal Poverty Level
PROGRAM ELIGIBILITY & ENROLLMENT
- A Face To Face meeting with program staff is required
- Fort Lauderdale Health Center
2421 S.W. 6th Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
(954) 467- 4700
- Paul Hughes Health Center
205 NW 6th Avenue
Pompano Beach, FL 33060
Patient Care Programs/Ryan White Program
The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Part A Program is a Federal program that provides HIV-related health services. The program assists those that do not have sufficient health care coverage and/or financial resources for managing HIV disease or AIDS. To be eligible for the program you must be HIV positive, a Broward County resident, and meet income requirements that vary by service.
Please call the Centralized Intake and Eligibility Determination Program (CIED) at (954) 566-1417 for more information on Ryan White Part A Program services or to schedule an appointment for Ryan White Part A Program eligibility.
Services are Located at:
Florida Department of Health in Broward County
Paul Hughes Health Center
205 NW 6th Avenue
Pompano Beach, FL 33060
(Off Atlantic Boulevard just East of I-95)
For directions and map, please click here
Bus Route: #42
Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.
(Note: The 2nd and 4th Friday of each month the Paul Hughes Health Center opens at 1:00 pm)
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call:
ADAP and Pharmacy Services: (954) 467-4700
Dental: (954) 213-0638
The Florida Department of Health in Broward County accepts Ryan White Part A & Medicaid.
Florida Department of Health
Florida Department of HEALTH
-Financial Assistance for Floridians with HIV/AIDS
-AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP)
-AIDS Insurance Continuation Program (AICP)
-Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) / http://www.doh.state.fl.us/Disease_ctrl/aids/care/hopwa.html
The Florida Department of Health in Broward County Communicable Disease Program encompasses prevention, disease reporting, investigation and control, surveillance, diagnosis and treatment. Through the ongoing systematic collection, analysis, evaluation and dissemination of epidemiologic data regarding HIV/AIDS, Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD), Tuberculosis (TB), Hepatitis and other reportable diseases and conditions, DOH-Broward identifies case rates, trends, and disease distribution. This information is then shared with partners and utilized to plan and evaluate prevention and patient care activities. DOH-Broward monitors disease trends for potential outbreaks and takes the necessary control measures to prevent outbreaks. In addition, DOH-Broward provides diagnosis and treatment for HIV/AIDS, TB and STDs in order to reduce transmission and improve health outcomes.
For more information about HIV/AIDS services, or how to be tested in your area, call: 1-800-FLA-AIDS (Florida HIV/AIDS Hotline) or visit www.floridaaids.org
e-HAP provides the latest Web site updates, as well as information on CDC’s HIV/AIDS prevention science, programs and policies. Click here
Unity In Diversity
The Untold Story of HIV in Broward County
Jurisdictional Prevention Plan 2012 - 2016
Hiv related sites for help and support