Health Indicator Report of Cases Simultaneously Diagnosed with HIV and AIDS
AIDS is the most advanced stage of HIV disease. Early detection and proper treatment can prevent the development of AIDS. [http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/basics/testing.html ^1^]
NotesThis is Healthy New Jersey 2020 (HNJ2020) Objective HIV-5. eHARS data as of 12/31/20. Data for White and Black do not include Hispanics. Hispanic ethnicity includes persons of any race.
Data SourceEnhanced HIV/AIDS Reporting System (eHARS); Division of HIV/AIDS, STD, and TB Services; New Jersey Department of Health; [http://nj.gov/health/hivstdtb/hiv-aids/]
DefinitionPercent of cases simultaneously diagnosed with HIV and AIDS
NumeratorNumber of cases simultaneously diagnosed with HIV and AIDS
DenominatorNumber of cases diagnosed with HIV/AIDS
Other Objectives'''Healthy New Jersey 2020 Objective HIV-5''': Reduce the proportions of cases simultaneously diagnosed with HIV and AIDS to 21.3% for the total population, 18.3% among Whites, 21.3% among Blacks, and 24.0% among Hispanics.
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