Anyone who meets ALL the criteria below can apply for LA HAP.
- HIV diagnosis
- Louisiana residency
- Income below 500% of the Federal Poverty Guideline
- Not eligible for full Medicaid
- In Louisiana, full Medicaid is open to anyone with an income below 138% of the Federal Poverty Guideline who meets U.S. citizenship requirements, is between the ages of 19 and 64, and doesn't already qualify for Medicare.
You can apply for LA HAP by fax, mail or (coming soon) online.
If you need help applying for LA HAP, contact a case manager at your local community based organization (CBO) or clinic.
State covers some form of HCV drug therapies as part of their approved drug formularies: Yes
To learn more about what HCV drug therapies are on the drug formulary, please visit tiicann.org/co-infection-watch.html (go to page #7).