Chlamydia Information for Health Care Providers
- Increase Chlamydia Screening Webinar (streaming video: 52 minutes)
A recorded webinar for health care providers, nurses, clinic administration, public health, health educators, social workers, school health staff, youth workers, and anyone who interacts with youth. The webinar introduces the Chlamydia Screening Provider Toolkit (PDF: 18 pages) that has been developed by Minnesota Health Plans working on this issue. This webinar was recorded and is available for viewing (streaming video: 52 minutes).
- Chlamydia Screening Provider Toolkit (PDF: 18 pages)
Tools to increase chlamydia screening rates in your practice.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): STD Awareness - Reaching Young People
CDC's clinician resource on youth/STDs
MDH graphs, tables and text provide a description of the sexually transmitted disease (STD) epidemic in Minnesota. Data from the previous calendar year are posted in April.
Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Among Blacks in Minnesota, 2007
Data from the MDH shows disproportionately higher rates of STDs among blacks in MN compared with rates among other race groups.
Reporting a Case
Lab-confirmed cases of Chlamydia trachomatis must be reported to MDH within one working day.
STD Hot Topics
Recent news and MDH Press Releases regarding Chlamydia and other STDs.
Partner Services Program
Information about the program that assists HIV or STD infected persons notify their partners about their potential exposure.
CDC’s latest treatment guidelines for STDs. Attention: Non-MDH link
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