• increase the proportion of Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program clients who are in care (at least two visits for routine HIV medical care in 12 months at least 3 months apart) from 73 to 80 percent.
  • increase the percentage of Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program clients with permanent housing from 82 to 86 percent.

Reducing HIV-Related Health Disparities and Health Inequities

Action Steps

  • Reduce HIV-related mortality in communities at high risk for HIV infection.
  • Adopt community-level approaches to reduce HIV infection in high-risk communities.
  • Reduce stigma and discrimination against people living with HIV.

Targets By 2015,

  • increase the proportion of HIV diagnosed gay and bisexual men with undetectable viral load by 20 percent.
  • increase the proportion of HIV diagnosed Black Americans with undetectable viral load by 20 percent.
  • increase the proportion of HIV diagnosed Latinos with undetectable viral load by 20 percent.

Achieving a More Coordinated National Response to the HIV Epidemic in the United States

  • Increase the coordination of HIV programs across the federal government and between federal agencies and state, territorial, local, and tribal governments.
  • Develop improved mechanisms to monitor and report on progress toward achieving national goals.

to supportive services, such as housing, food and nutrition, and transportation, as well as 12 public and private data collection efforts the committee concluded would be the most useful for estimating the indicators in order to monitor the effect of the NHAS and the ACA on access to and provision of quality HIV care.

The report discusses how data can be used to estimate the committee’s recommended indicators and describes potential barriers to and the role of health information technology in the collection and linkage of data pertain-



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