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STD PROGRAM MISSION STATEMENT
STD/Infertility Prevention Program
The purpose of the STD/Infertility Prevention Program is to prevent the occurrence of chlamydia, gonorrhea, early infectious syphilis and congenital syphilis; to prevent costly medical complications resulting in infertility, permanent tissue damage and/or threatening medical emergency or death. In collaboration with community non-profit health care providers screen a targeted population for sexually transmitted diseases (STD); conduct field intervention, counseling and referral services for infected patients and persons suspected to be exposed to STD; provide STD education to prevent the spread of infection.
The funding source for the Wyoming STD/Infertility Prevention Program: 100% Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention.
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