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Prevention

AccessHealth MA- Access to Prevention
Through AccessHealth MA’s PrEP (Pre-exposure Prophylaxis) and nPEP (non-occupational post-exposure prophylaxis) drug assistance programs, clients gain quick, easy access to medications, with no out-of-pocket cost, which decreases the risk of HIV transmission – before or after a potential exposure.

 

What is PrEP and nPEP?
  • PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis), when taken as prescribed prior to sex and/or injection drug use can significantly reduce the risk of contracting HIV. Learn more about PrEP and gain access to medication, through our PrEP drug assistance program (PrEPDAP)
  • nPEP is medication taken within 72 hours after a potential HIV exposure and is a type of antiviral therapy for HIV designed to reduce the possibility of HIV infection. Learn about nPEP and get access immediately

If you or your client may have been exposed to HIV, we can help. Contact us immediately for preventative medication—our staff is always on call.

Contact us about PrEP and PEP

How can we help?

PrEP Drug Assistance Program

Learn more about PrEP and gain access to medication

PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis), when taken as prescribed prior to sex and/or injection drug use, can significantly reduce the risk of contracting HIV. This program helps cover PrEP costs for eligible clients.

Get PrEP

nPEP Drug Assistance Program

Learn how to get PEP access immediately

PEP can be taken after a potential exposure to HIV has occurred and is a type of antiviral therapy for HIV that reduces the possibility of HIV infection. PEP needs to be taken within 72 hours of exposure.

Access to Urgent PEP Medication

Insurance Support

Need help navigating insurance?

AccessHealth MA offers hands-on guidance navigating insurance, ensuring that people seeking PrEP can get—and keep—comprehensive health coverage, covered access to PrEP, and avoid gaps in treatment and care.

Learn more about how we can help

HIV Drug Assistance Program

Learn more about HDAP & how to apply

HDAP provides access to life-saving medications and health insurance for people living with HIV in Massachusetts.

HIV Drug Assistance Program (HDAP)

Meet the Prevention Team

Katt Baker

Biomedical Prevention Program Manager

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