Fight COVID. Fight HIV.
The COVID-19 pandemic has taught America’s healthcare system about fighting a highly contagious, deadly virus. DC Health is applying some of the urgency and innovation used to fight COVID-19 pandemic to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
For the past two and a half years, we have been focused on COVID-19, and neglecting many other health care precautions such as regular screenings, particularly for HIV. COVID-19 still gets far more media attention, but HIV remains a significant medical issue facing the D.C. Metro area.