Health Policy

National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable (NVHR) advocates at the federal level for increased access to hepatitis B and C prevention, testing, treatment, and care services.

 

Project Inform profives information for people with HIV/AIDS and hepatitis C.

Project Inform’s mission is “to fight the HIV and hepatitis C epidemics by assuring the development of effective treatments and a cure; supporting individuals to make informed choices about their health; advocating for quality, affordable health care; and promoting medical strategies that prevent new infections.”

Learn about Hep C Health Policy

Additional resources:
Case story from NVHR and Project Inform
Accessing the Cure: Helping Patients with Hepatitis C Overcome Barriers to Care

New Recommendations in the updated WHO guidelines for the screening, care and treatment of persons with chronic hepatitis C infection. Policy Brief. http://www.who.int/hepatitis/publications/hepatitis-c-guidelines-policy/en/

National Conference of State Legislatures

  • Cost and quality
  • Health insurance
  • health reform, etc

http://www.ncsl.org/research/health/hepatitis-c-overview.aspx

HCV Policy and Advocacy
HIV and Hepatitis.com
http://www.hivandhepatitis.com/hcv-policy-advocacy