State Strategies for Advancing Viral Hepatitis Elimination
November 21, 2021
Cases of viral hepatitis are on the rise across the United States. Current barriers to progress include recent increases in rates of injection drug use, lack of awareness, limitations on testing and diagnostic capacity, access to treatment, and availability of data. ASTHO strives to support states and territories as they work to solidify comprehensive approaches to viral hepatitis elimination. This report synthesizes key actions and proven strategies for public health leaders to consider as they approach elimination planning within their own jurisdictions.