Extended: What you need to know about provinces covering costs for an HIV prevention drug (Dr. Julio Montaner, BC-CfE)
Alberta recently joined 6 other provinces in covering some or all of the costs for an HIV prevention drug program. It’s known as Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis or PrEP.
Dr. Julio Montaner, head of the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, speaks with Global National about why some provincial governments are picking up the costs—and who is eligible for the coverage.
Watch the full story here.