Why Screen for Chlamydia? An Implementation Guide for Healthcare Providers
Developed by the National Chlamydia Coalition, this short guide for providers offers advice on how to improve delivery of chlamydia screening, take a sexual history and provide confidential care to adolescents.
From Stratis Health, Health Partners, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, UCare and Medica
The toolkit provides resources to assist healthcare providers in screening, treating and preventing chlamydia. It includes information on a variety of topics, including clinical practice guidelines, sexual history taking, patient delivered partner therapy, public health laws and regulations related to chlamydia, confidentiality issues in screening and treatment of adolescents,patient education materials, and links to other state and national resources.
The National STD Curriculum
The National STD Curriculum is a free educational resource from the UW STD Prevention Training Center and the University of Washington. The National STD Curriculum is currently comprised of STD Modules (former CDC Self Study Modules), the STD Question Bank, and a Bibliography, with future plans to implement case-focused content similar to the STD Case Series. Free CME credit and free CNE credit are offered throughout the site.
Teaching and Clinical Presentation Materials
STD 101 in a Box: Ready-to-Use Presentations
From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
This resource is based on STD 101, a workshop at the 2014 National STD Prevention Conference in Atlanta, GA. The workshop provided participants who had little or no STD Prevention experience a basic knowledge of STD Prevention so that they could actively participate in the conference. Topics include STD clinical and behavioral information, HIV/STD inter-relationship, STD epidemiology, and STD prevention program information. Potential users may include, but are not limited to, community-based organizations, public health departments, schools of public health, health educators, primary care providers, and Disease Intervention Specialists (DIS).
NNPTC Core Curriculum Modules
These core curriculum modules on select STDs, including chlamydia, were developed by the Curriculum Committee of the National Network of STD/HIV Prevention Training Centers. These outlines are the basis for training and delivered by the eight Clinical Prevention Training Centers. Each module covers epidemiology, pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, diagnostic testing, treatment, and prevention and counseling.Can be used as the basis for clinical presentations. Note: The modules are currently being updated for the 2015 STD Treatment Guidelines.