Preventive healthcare services receipt and primary care provider utilization among people who inject drugs
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People who inject drugs (PWID) face barriers to accessing primary care providers (PCPs) and preventive services, but are at increased risk for preventable infections
Preventive services can be accessed through PCPs, or while hospitalized or at community organizations like syringe service programs (SSPs)
Maine Medical Center
Preventive healthcare services, primary care provider, injected drugs, Hepatitis A & B Vaccinations, HIV Pre-exposure, Hepatitis C and HIV Screening
Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences | Primary Care
Nenninger, E K. and Thakarar, Kinna, "Preventive healthcare services receipt and primary care provider utilization among people who inject drugs" (2021). Costas T. Lambrew Research Retreat 2021. 48.