TelePrEP for Health Centers
Telehealth Resources and Innovations for HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP), June 2020
Resource Topic: Clinical Issues, Health Information Technology (HIT)/Data, Promising Practice
Resource Subtopic: HIV/AIDS, Telehealth.
Keywords: Policies and Procedures, Prevention, Screening, Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs).
Year Developed: 2020
Resource Type: Publication
Primary Audience: PCAs
Secondary Audience: Administrative Staff
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Resource Summary: Pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, has long been recognized as an effective treatment in the effort to end the HIV epidemic. Prescribing PrEP should be considered as part comprehensive prevention plan that includes a discussion about adherence to PrEP, condom use, other sexually transmitted infections (STIs), and other risk reduction methods. This HITEQ brief presents an overview of how health centers can utilize telehealth for PrEP access, or TelePrEP, for comprehensive care, and includes innovations and resources that health centers can utilize to extend these services to their patient populations.