DSS: Connecticut AIDS Drug Assistance Program

Connecticut AIDS Drug Assistance Program


 
The Connecticut AIDS Drug Assistance Program (CADAP) is a service that helps eligible Connecticut residents with HIV or AIDS afford the cost of medications approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.  We hope the following information will be helpful to you. 
 
 
• CADAP Brochure  
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CADAP has added the new FDA approved HIV medication Genvoya® (Elvitegravir 150 mg, Cobicistat 150 mg, Emtricitabine 200 mg, Tenofovir Alafenamide 10 mg) to the Formulary. The Formulary list will be updated to reflect its addition shortly.
 
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Effective November 1,2015, the CADAP Program will be requiring income and residency verification for first time and renewal applications.  Please follow the links below to view the requirements.  
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Important Product Announcement
 
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., a subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc., has announced that for business reasons, Merck is voluntarily discontinuing the manufacture and distribution of PEGINTRON vials in the United States, effective February 1,2016.
 
Merck is also voluntarily discontinuing the manufacture and distribution of REBETOL in the United States, effective February 1, 2016.
 
Based on current inventory levels and expected demand, Merck anticipates that wholesaler inventory will be exhausted in or around February 2016, though inventory of certain images may be exhausted as early as the end of the fourth quarter of 2015.
 
If you are a CADAP client and this matter should affect you, please contact your medical provider.
 
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Connecticut Insurance Premium Assistance (CIPA) Program
The CIPA Program is a health insurance assistance program funded through the Connecticut AIDS Drug Assistance Program (CADAP) for individuals living with HIV/AIDS who are CADAP-eligible. CIPA will help pay health insurance premiums for eligible individuals who have coverage through a CIPA-approved health insurance policy. CIPA is collaboration between the Department of Public Health and the Department of Social Services.  www.mycipa.org/
 
 


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