Services Database Chlamydia and Gonorrhoea Screening and Treatment (Salford Area)

Service ID

36105

Description

The aim of this service is to provide easy access to treatment for asymptomatic chlamydia and gonorrhoea for young people aged 15-24 within pharmacies in Salford. Salford City Council is commissioning and funding the contractor to act as a treatment site for the Ruclear Chlamydia and gonorrhoea screening programme.

Location of service

Greater Manchester LPC

Commissioner

Local Authority (LA)

Method of commissioning

Source of funding

Local Authority (LA)

Service type

Chlamydia

Other organisations involved

Dates

Start date:
End date:

Status

Ongoing

Training

  • Undertake relevant learning and training – e.g. CPPE modules relating to the treatment of Chlamydia
  • Self-assess competence to consult, issue and supply treatment for Chlamydia. Pharmacists should complete the Self-Declaration of Competence form adopted by NHS Health Education England and should, on request, make the forms available to the council.
  • Attend any annual briefing event organised through the Greater Manchester Sexual Health Network.

Comments

This service is available in the Salford area only.