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WEST VIRGINIA: CAMC to Offer Free HIV In-Home Test Kits


Charleston Gazette (W.V.) (06.04.2013) Aids Weekly Plus

As part of National HIV Testing Day on June 27, the Charleston Area Medical Center’s (CAMC’s) Ryan White Program is providing free HIV in-home test kits. They will offer the kits at CAMC Memorial’s fourth floor outpatient clinic, 3200 MacCorkle Avenue S.E., in Charleston, W. Va., 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The outpatient clinic will continue to give away free kits after June 27, Mondays through Thursdays, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The self-administered mouth-swab tests provide results in 20 minutes. People with positive test results may contact the Ryan White Program. For more information, call (877) 565–4423.


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