Guidance for the Use of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) to Prevent HIV Transmission

New York State Department of Health

Issued in New York in October 2015, this comprehensive document is intended for policy makers, clinicans, and managers who deal with distribution, implemention, and patient-related issues in the use of PrEP.

The document includes a Pre-Prescription Assessment Checklist which encourages the clinician to ask several important questions of the patient before prescribing PrEP and also includes a Patient Education Checklist, so that the service provider can be sure that all of the important information points were discussed with the patient.  There are also guidelines for risk-reduction counseling