AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP)

The AIDS Drug Assistance program is a state administered program that provides HIV/AIDS medications to lower income individuals living with HIV disease with absolutely no insurance coverage (except for Medicare).

ADAP is authorized under the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Modernization Act of 2006.

ADAP must be payer of last resort.

Eligibility for ADAP:

  • HIV infected
  • Currently reside in Atlanta Metropolitan area, including Gwinnett, Rockdale or Newton County
  • Have an annual federal income equal to or below 300% of the current Federal Poverty Level
  • Are not currently receiving or eligible for Medicaid or other third party payer

ALL CLIENTS ENROLLED IN THE ADAP PROGRAM ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR RECERTIFYING FOR THE PROGRAM EVERY 6 MONTHS.

Remember-when your prescription bottle says one refill it is time to schedule an ADAP recertification appointment with the Patient Advocate as soon as possible! Call the front desk at: 770-962-8396

 

Healthcare Insurance Continuation Program (HICP)

The state Health Insurance Continuation Program assists persons with HIV/AIDS who are eligible for the program but unable to pay their health insurance premiums. This program pays up to $1,100 per month for health insurance premiums. Income requirements are 300% of Federal Poverty Level or less. Applications are reviewed by the State Department of Community Health. Patients applying must pay the premiums until approval is obtained.

 

Eligibility for HICP:

  • Have a diagnosis of HIV infection or AIDS
  • Are not currently receiving or eligible for Medicaid
  • Have a gross income equal to or less than 300% of the poverty level
  • Currently reside in Gwinnett, Newton or Rockdale County
  • You must currently have health insurance under a group, individual or COBRA policy.

 

Questions? Please call: 678-990-6424

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