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City Terrace 9
Tuesday, May 9, 2006: 10:00 AM-11:45 AM

A4: Increasing private-sector providersí chlamydia screening practices: strategies for health departments to interface with the private health sector

Learning Objectives: By the end of this session, participants will be able to describe 3 health department activities that can increase private-sector providersí chlamydia screening practices.

Organizer:Gale Burstein
Moderator:Gale Burstein
10:00 AMThe Massachusetts chlamydia toolkit and training experience
Sylvie Ratelle
10:15 AMThe California Chlamydia Action Coalition: Lessons learned from a 5 year public-private partnership
Gail Bolan
10:30 AMThe New Mexico Clinical Prevention Initiative - Chlamydia Screening Work Group
Bruce Trigg
Carin Upstill
11:00 AMThe American Academy of Pediatrics billing and coding fact sheet for reproductive health services
Gale Burstein

The 2006 National STD Prevention Conference of CDC