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HIV Testing and Counseling

Provider Type

  • Physicians (does not apply to Cal MediConnect)
  • Participating Physician Groups (PPG)
  • Hospitals
  • Ancillary

One screening exam every 12 months is covered for members who request HIV screening or who are at increased risk for HIV. For pregnant members, Medicare and Cal MediConnect cover up to three HIV screening exams during a pregnancy. Members may access confidential HIV counseling and testing services through Health Net participating providers and through the out-of-network local health department and family planning providers. HIV testing may require prior approval.

Last Updated: 10/29/2019