Resources & Forms

Repeat Third Trimester HIV Screening FAQ

This collection of frequently asked questions (FAQ) related to repeat third trimester HIV testing of pregnant people in Illinois was created to address common questions related to this change in state law that went into effect on January 1, 2018.

IDPH HB2800 Repeat Third Trimester HIV Screening Memo

On October 2, 2017 the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) issued a memo regarding HB2800 and repeat third trimester HIV screening for pregnant people.

IDPH Third Trimester Repeat HIV Testing Update Training

This web-based training from the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is designed to cover updates to Public Act 100-0265 (HB 2800) which outlines legal mandates to third-trimester repeat HIV testing. This collaboration updates changes that have take place with the... - Read More

Repeat Third Trimester HIV Screening Resources

Public Act 100-0265 was signed into law on August 22, 2017. It amended the Perinatal HIV Prevention Act to mandate a repeat opt-out HIV test during the third trimester, ideally by the 36th week of pregnancy, for all pregnant people in Illinois. On October 2, 2017, the... - Read More

IDPH Repeat Third Trimester Testing Letter

The Illinois Department of Public Health issued a Dear Colleague letter from Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck urging hospitals and medical providers to conduct repeat 3rd trimester testing for all pregnant people in the state. This is another way that Illinois can continue to... - Read More

Preliminary Positive Data Report

To be completed by Illinois hospital staff for every preliminary positve rapid HIV test result and faxed to the Mother and Child Alliance (formerly Pediatric AIDS Chicago Prevention Initiative). This form is required by the state of Illinois.

Guidelines for Voluntary HIV Testing in Illinois

A brief overview for clinicians about the HIV testing law and conducting voluntary HIV testing in Illinois. This fact sheet was prepared in August 2012 by the AIDS Legal Council of Chicago, the AIDS Foundation of Chicago, and the Pediatric AIDS Chicago Prevention... - Read More

Illinois HIV/AIDS Confidentiality and Testing Code

The State of Illinois' Joint Committee on Administrative Rules administrative code for HIV/AIDS confidentiality and testing.

Perinatal HIV Reporting Requirements for Illinois

The Perinatal HIV Prevention Act was most recently revised in 2017 with changes effective January 1, 2018. This is a summary of the reporting requirements for Illinois hospitals. All reporting must be done in compliance with the AIDS Confidentiality Act... - Read More

Rapid HIV Testing Monthly Report-Birthing Hospital

To be completed monthly by Illinois birthing hospital staff detailing the number of delivering people, HIV documentation status, and delivering patients and newborns rapidly tested in labor and delivery. This form is required by the state of Illinois.