Resources & Forms

Emergency Pharmacy Support for HIV-Exposed Newborns

The 24/7 Illinois Perinatal HIV Hotline and the Pediatric AIDS Chicago Prevention Initiative (PACPI) have partnered with Walgreen’s/C&M Specialty Pharmacy to offer emergency support for the provision of pediatric HIV prophylactic medication.

Rapid HIV Testing Materials for IL Emergency Departments

All Illinois emergency departments are encouraged to conduct rapid HIV testing of pregnant women. These are the main resources that emergency departments will need for this purpose. Counseling and Testing CDC Revised HIV Testing Recommendations in Healthcare... - Read More

Rapid HIV Testing Materials for IL Birthing Hospitals

All Illinois birthing hospitals conduct rapid HIV testing in labor and delivery units. These are the main resources that hospitals will need to perform rapid HIV testing on pregnant women. Counseling and Testing CDC Revised HIV Testing Recommendations in... - Read More
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Hotline Best Practices for HIV-Positive Women in Labor

The 24/7 Illinois Perinatal HIV Hotline's best practices for labor & delivery and postpartum care of women infected with HIV (including those with a positive rapid HIV test) and HIV-exposed newborns.

Hotline Release of Information

To be used by providers to link their patients to case management and specialty care. Once signed by the patient, the release of information authorizes the Hotline to receive and share information about the patient and exposed infant with identified institutions and... - 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 women in the state.  This is another way that Illinois can continue to... - Read More

Hotline Best Practices for Care of Infants with Perinatal Exposure to HIV

The 24/7 Illinois Perinatal HIV Hotline's best practices for the care of low-risk and high-risk HIV-exposed infants were developed by Hotline staff in conjunction with pediatric infectious disease experts at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.
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Preliminary Positive Data Report

To be completed by Illinois hospital staff for every preliminary positve rapid HIV test result and faxed to the 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 current HIV testing law and conducting voluntary HIV testing in Illinois. This fact sheet was prepared by the AIDS Legal Council of Chicago, the AIDS Foundation of Chicago, and the Pediatric AIDS Chicago Prevention Initiative.

Illinois HIV/AIDS Confidentiality and Testing Code

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

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