Is follow-up or post-exposure HIV prophylaxis covered under this program?

Is follow-up or post-exposure HIV prophylaxis covered under this program?

No. Only costs for the initial 7-day supply of HIV PEP are intended to be reimbursed by the Direct Reimbursement Program. For reimbursement of the expenses associated with HIV PEP beyond the initial 7-day supply, an eligible survivor must file a claim with OVS. 

Effective June 15, 2020, HIV PEP will be covered as follows:

Survivors younger than 18 should be provided the full regimen of HIV PEP.  The costs for the full regimen are intended to be reimbursed by the Direct Reimbursement Program under Tier 4 indicated above.

Survivors who are 18 or older should be provided the initial 7-day supply of HIV PEP.  The costs for the initial 7-day supply are intended to be reimbursed by the Direct Reimbursement Program under Tier 3 indicated above.  For reimbursement of the expenses associated with HIV PEP beyond the initial 7-day supply, an eligible survivor must file a claim with OVS.

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