Officials give update on southeastern Indiana HIV outbreak
The report states that there have been 89 HIV-related cases as of Friday. Eighty-four of these cases have been confirmed and five are preliminary positive cases.
Health care workers are providing services in a system similar to a one-stop shop located in the Austin Community Outreach Center, 2277 W. Frontage Road. The ISDH facility can provide HIV testing; care coordination; vaccinations for tetanus, Hepatitis A and B; and substance abuse referrals.
The center’s hours are Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday's hours are noon to 6 p.m. Grace Covenant Church has agreed to provide shuttle services, and individuals needing transportation can contact the Community Outreach Center in Austin for more information.