Resources & Forms

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
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Evaluation and Management of the Infant Exposed to HIV in the US - Updated Oct 2020

The American Academy of Pediatrics' updated clinical report offers guidance for clinicians on the evaluation and management of infants born to women living with HIV.  

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 infants with perinatal HIV exposure were developed by Hotline staff in conjunction with pediatric infectious disease experts at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of... - 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 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.

Expedited Confirmatory HIV Testing Requisition

The 24/7 Illinois Perinatal HIV Hotline offers expedited confirmatory HIV testing at Northwestern Memorial Hospital’s Immunology Laboratory for calls to the Hotline in which an urgent confirmatory HIV test result is needed for clinical decision making.The specimens are... - Read More

Expedited Confirmatory HIV Testing Information

The 24/7 Illinois Perinatal HIV Hotline offers expedited confirmatory HIV testing at Northwestern Memorial Hospital’s Immunology Laboratory for calls to the Hotline in which an urgent confirmatory HIV test result is needed for clinical decision making. The specimens are... - Read More

Expedited HIV Viral Load Testing Requisition

The 24/7 Illinois Perinatal HIV Hotline facilitates expedited Viral Load tests (HIV-1 RNA assays) for calls to the Hotline in which an urgent viral load test result is needed for clinical decision making. Tests are performed at the Northwestern Memorial Hospital... - Read More

Expedited HIV Viral Load Testing Information

The 24/7 Illinois Perinatal HIV Hotline facilitates expedited Viral Load tests (HIV-1 RNA assays) for calls to the Hotline in which an urgent viral load test result is needed for clinical decision making. Tests are performed at the Northwestern Memorial Hospital... - Read More

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