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     50-16-1016. Labor and delivery HIV screening. Physicians and other health care providers licensed to provide prenatal care to pregnant women shall, if medically indicated:
     (1) offer a rapid HIV diagnostic test to pregnant women in labor with unknown or undocumented HIV status;
     (2) offer antiretroviral prophylaxis without waiting for the results of the confirmatory test if a rapid HIV diagnostic test or a standard HIV diagnostic test is positive.

     History: En. Sec. 3, Ch. 362, L. 2009.

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