HIV Services in San Diego, CA
Kearny Mesa Joan & Irwin Jacobs Center offers the following HIV services:
HIV treatment support and referrals
PEP (post-exposure HIV prevention)
PrEP (ongoing HIV prevention)
People at high risk of getting HIV can reduce their risk with medication regimens called nPEP and PrEP. You can take PrEP before you are exposed. After you are exposed, nPEP can help reduce your risk of getting HIV.
Here’s what you need to know about HIV testing at this health center:
Rapid HIV testing can be done with a blood sample taken from a finger stick. The results are available in 10-40 minutes.
HIV testing is done by a blood draw. The results are available in days.
HIV counseling referral services are available.
HIV treatment referral services are available.
Results must be given in person.
HIV testing can also be done by a blood draw if requested.
Payment is expected at time of service unless other arrangements have been made.
Some services may be covered by your insurance. If you want to use your insurance, please be sure to have your insurance information at the time of your visit.
If you are uninsured, you may be eligible to receive financial assistance for your procedure. You can confidentially find out if you qualify by calling us at (888) 743-7526.
If you are eligible for financial assistance you may be asked to bring documentation with you to the health center.