AIDS Community Resources http://wrvo.org en AIDS agency to offer services for patients with other chronic diseases http://wrvo.org/post/aids-agency-offer-services-patients-other-chronic-diseases <p>The agency that has helped victims of HIV/AIDS for the past 30 years in central New York will soon be taking on a new responsibility. AIDS Community Resources will be a foot soldier in a revamped Medicaid system in New York state.<br><br>In the next month or so, ARC will begin offering case management services for Medicaid eligible individuals who don't necessarily have AIDS, but who have any chronic health issue.<br><br>It'll mean a name change for AIDS Community Resources, but more importantly, Executive Director Michael Crinnen says it will allow the agency do what it does best -- coordinate care for sufferers of a chronic disease, and hopefully keeping them out of the emergency room. Thu, 30 May 2013 09:25:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 38643 at http://wrvo.org Nutrition program to help HIV/AIDS patients stay healthier http://wrvo.org/post/nutrition-program-help-hivaids-patients-stay-healthier <p></p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in">Advancements in AIDS treatment means that people with the illness are living longer than ever. That means they need to take better care of their long-term health. A new program for AIDS patients in the north country focuses on improving their nutrition.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in"> Mon, 31 Dec 2012 22:26:11 +0000 Joanna Richards 31122 at http://wrvo.org