Information for Providers - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Information for Providers

  • Reporting STDs to MDH
    Healthcare providers and clinical laboratories are required to report cases to the Minnesota Department of Health. Forms, frequently asked questions, and more information about the Minnesota law.

  • STD Treatment Guidelines, CDC
    Guidelines for treatment of persons who have or are at risk for sexually transmitted diseases.

    • The STD Treatment Guidelines are also available as a mobile app for download on both Apple and Android. Check out your device’s app store for more information.

  • Expedited Partner Therapy (EPT)
    Expedited Partner Therapy (EPT) is the practice of treating sex partners of persons with STDs in the absence of medical evaluation or prevention counseling.

  • STD Clinical Consultation Line, NNPTC
    The National Network of STD Clinical Prevention Training Centers (NNPTC) has launched the STD Clinical Consultation Network (STDCCN), the first online STD consultation system for providers. STDCCN provides free STD clinical consultation services to health care providers in 1-5 business days, depending on urgency.  Operating nationally five days a week, during business hours, the STDCCN is convenient, simple, and free. Visit the STDCCN website or request a consult online.

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Updated Wednesday, 19-Apr-2017 17:41:26 CDT