Policy

Involvement of people living with HIV in Scotland

9 March 2017

HIV Scotland have been supporting health boards to develop local patient involvement initiatives. Here is a summary of that work

Scottish Government responds to Social Security consultation submissions

8 March 2017

In 2016, the Scottish Government conducted a 13 week consultation to seek views on how Scotland’s new social security system should operate.

The SMC decision making process for PrEP

8 March 2017

How the decision about PrEP is made

HIV Scotland in Parliament - March 2017

6 March 2017

Monthly roundup of HIV Scotland's political activity

HIV anti-stigma consortium

6 March 2017

The HIV anti-stigma consortium has been meeting since July 2016. Read this update.

Patient involvement highlighted in care standards consultation

9 February 2017

HIV Scotland has submitted a response to the Scottish Government’s updated Health and Social Care Standards.

SMC patient group submission on PrEP

8 February 2017

On Monday 6 February HIV Scotland, Waverley Care, the National AIDS Trust (NAT) and Terrence Higgins Trust submitted your experiences, comments and concerns about PrEP to the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC).

Primary Care and HIV research

13 January 2017

Towards the end of last year, HIV Scotland carried out a survey of GPs across Scotland to gain a greater understanding of the relationship between HIV and primary care.

PrEP and heterosexual people

12 January 2017

HIV Scotland’s policy work to address PrEP, and the work we administered for the PrEP Shortlife Working Group (SLWG), is focussed on benefiting people who are at highest risk of HIV.

HIV Scotland in Parliament - January 2017

10 January 2017

Monthly roundup of HIV Scotland's political activity