Tests for sexually transmitted infections are given at the Public Health Clinic by appointment. If you are a minor, a parent does not have to accompany you. Tests are confidential. A nurse will ask you questions about your health and then you will see a doctor or nurse practitioner. Blood will be drawn and a culture taken as part of the visit. The cost is based on income. Minimum $20.00 for each visit.
HIV testing is done by appointment during regular business hours. All testing is confidential. An oral test can be done to qualifying clients. No results will be given over the phone. There is a $31.00 charge for an HIV test. You do not need a parent’s permission unless you are under age 13. If your test is positive, case management is available to assist you.