Best Practices in Positive STD Result Follow-up and Partner Ma...
Aug 8 2013
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
San Francisco Department of Public Health
101 Grove Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
This half-day training will provide useful tips for enhancing timely follow-up and treatment for STD positive patients.
Detailed instructions on completing and submitting Confidential Morbidity Reports (CMRs) to the San Francisco Department of Public Health will be provided. Participants will also receive additional information about the importance and use of CMRs, including how to discuss confidentiality laws with patients.
The training will also present strategies for addressing partner treatment and identify methods to help prevent and detect reinfection. San Francisco Department of Public Health Disease Intervention Specialist (DIS) resources will be shared to assist in coordination of care for difficult to reach patients.Who should attend?
Health care team members responsible for client education, positive STD result notification, lab tracking and follow-up including:
Note: Registration closes one week before event.
There is no cost for this training thanks to the generous support from California’s CDC Infertility Prevention Project (IPP), California Family Health Council (CFHC) and the San Francisco Department of Public Health (SFDPH).
Light breakfast and lunch will be provided.