HIV & STDs

Reporting Requirements

Healthcare providers and facilities must report AIDS, HIV and most other sexually transmitted infections to the Health Department within three working days.

There are two ways to report an infection:

  • Fax the Confidential HIV/AIDS Case Report Form (or the STD Case Report form for other infections) to the Health Department.

OR

  • Mail the Confidential HIV/AIDS Case Report Form (or the STD Case Report form for other infections) to Washington State Department of Health, Assessment Unit, PO Box 47838, Olympia, WA 98504-7838.
Health AdvisoryHIV & STDs
October 29, 2018

Health Advisory: Change in Consent Requirement for HIV Testing

Overview In the past, providers were required to get exceptional consent before testing patients for HIV. On June 7, 2018,…
Health AdvisoryHIV & STDs
August 4, 2017

Health Advisory: Increase in Gonorrhea

Actions Requested Be aware that gonorrhea is increasing, especially among people age 20 to 29. Take a sexual history and…
HIV & STDs
January 14, 2017

Expedited Partner Therapy

Expedited Partner Therapy (EPT) provides for the treatment of sex partners of infected individuals. This treatment can be offered without…