Services Database Chlamydia Treatment (Bury Area)

Service ID

60895

Description

The overall aim is to embed the offer of an opportunistic screen for chlamydia and gonorrhoea for asymptomatic young people aged 16-24 within pharmacies located in Bury and to prevent and control transmission through prompt detection and treatment of asymptomatic infection.

The Contractor is required to offer treatment of chlamydia to index patients and their partners as follows:

  • Index patients (aged between 16 and 24) referred via Ruclear*
  • Partners of index patients (all ages) attending with the index patient

The Contractor is required to offer treatment of chlamydia in line with the Patient Group Directions for Azithromycin, Doxycycline issued by Bury Council.

Location of service

Greater Manchester LPC

Commissioner

Local Authority (LA)

Method of commissioning

Local Authority contract

Source of funding

Local Authority (LA)

Service type

Chlamydia

Other organisations involved

Dates

Start date:
End date:

Status

Ongoing

Training

Not known.

Comments

This service is available in the Bury area only.