Great Lakes Chapter

Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin

James Sosman, MD, AAHIVS
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI




Chapter Activities

Member Highlights

Zelalem Temesgen, MD– Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

News and Articles

Anthem to leave Ohio’s Obamacare insurance market in 2018 [OH] 06.07.2017

Franke’s HIV/AIDS strategic plan bill becomes law [MN] 06.07.2017

Gov. Eric Holcomb wants some Medicaid recipients to work [ID] 06.07.2017

Wisconsin Seeks To Be First to Drug Test Medicaid Applicants [WI] 06.07.2017

Republican Health Care Bill Would End Insurance for Millions [OH] 06.07.2017

Illinois Democrats condemn Republican Health Care plan again after new estimates emerge [IL] 06.07.2017

6 States Hoping to Revamp Medicaid in the Trump Era [WI] 05.22.2017

U.S. governors work Senate as new power brokers in Obamacare repeal [OH] 05.22.2017

State says $100 million in MinnesotaCare funding at risk [MI] 05.22.2017

Dem Gubernatorial Candidates Call for Reform of State’s HIV Specific Law [MI] 05.22.2017

Healing Austin: How a lone doctor saw drug-fueled HIV plague looming [IN] 05.22.2017

From Wisconsin to Africa, UW nurse changes classrooms but not curriculum [WI] 05.12.2017

New HIV Cases in Milwaukee Decline in 2015 for the First Time in 3 Years [WI] 05.12.2017

Planned Parenthood’s Next Stand [OH] 05.12.2017

Aids Task force of Greater Cleveland AHF to Protest Ryan Water PART B Funding Elimination [OH] 05.12.2017

Medicaid Waiver Requests in Wisconsin and Maine Seek to Impose Work Requirements and Time Limits for Beneficiaries [WI] 05.15.2017

Proposed Medicaid Section 1115 Waivers in Maine and Wisconsin [WI] 05.15.2017

The Public Health: Sexual health involves more than sexual behavior [MN] 04.28.2017

Yellowstone AIDS project closing its doors [MN] 04.28.2017

The AIDS/HIV fight is far from over [MN] 04.21.2017

Hennepin County aims to reduce HIV infections [MN] 04.21.2017

State Republicans introduce bills to defund Planned Parenthood [MI] 04.21.2017

Advanced Practice for Registered Nurses Expanded for Scope of Practice [MI] 04.21.2017

How Mike Pence used Obamacare to halt Indiana’s HIV outbreak – [IN] 04.21.2017

AIDS foundation alleges Humana discriminates against Illinois HIV patients – [IL] -04.21.2017

Note to Congress: The Affordable Care Act Is a Critical Bulwark Against Rising HIV Rates – [IL] 04.21.2017

Columbus Hit by 27 Heroin Overdoses in 24-hour Span– [OH] 9.29.2016

Deadly Opioid Overwhelms First Responders and Crime Labs in Ohio– [OH] 9.28.2016

CMS Rejects Ohio’s Request for Harsh Policies in Its Medicaid Program– [OH] 9.15.2016

Indiana could have avoided HIV outbreak, study shows– [IN] 7.28.2016

Ohio Medicaid is looking for HIV physicians who can help them develop this pay-for-performance episode-based payment methodology. HIV Clinicians can weigh in or apply to be a part of their efforts using this Survey Monkey application– [OH] July 2016

New HIV clinic opens in Uptown Chicago, new clinic opens in an area that has some of the highest rates of HIV in the city- [IL] 6.14.2016

AHF: Ohio Supreme Court Denies PhRMA Motions on Drug Price Ballot Measure; Backers to Restart Voter Signature Gathering June 5th– [OH] 6.2.2016