Presentation on theme: "Update on Leicestershire and Rutland Chlamydia Screening Programme Dont STI ng me Im Chlamydia free Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland Chlamydia Screening."— Presentation transcript:
Update on Leicestershire and Rutland Chlamydia Screening Programme Dont STI ng me Im Chlamydia free Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland Chlamydia Screening Programme
Chlamydia Screening Programme – Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland Performance to date Target for 2009-1036,575 (25% of 15-24yrs) TargetScreens @ w/e 2 Nov 2009 % of target popn Leicester City13,4506,53312.1% Leicestershire and Rutland 23,1959,96010.8%
Chlamydia Screening Programme – Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland Where we screen (over 300 sites in total): Choices – 10 sites – young peoples sexual health service Contraceptive Services – eight sites GPs – 82 County GPs (98%), 61 City GPs (97%) Schools – (County only) Military bases – RAF Cottesmore, army barracks N. Luffenham Prisons – HMP YOI Glen Parva, HMP Leicester, HMP Gartree, HMP Stretton Universities and colleges Employers, eg, British Gas Centrica Pharmacists (LES going live this month) Voluntary Sector (eg, TRADE, LASS) Youth Offending Service Bars/pubs/clubs
What were working on 2009-2010 Target: 23,195 (25% of 15-24s) National sexual health campaign launched 5 th November Chlamydia TV and radio ads will go live Jan 2010 School assemby programme being delivered Training all pharmacists new to the programme (approx 60 sites) Improving uptake of male screening by looking at sports clubs, TA, etc. Screening in bars/pubs/clubs (commencing Dec 09) Embedding with GPs – appointing locality GP champions Practice Nurse champion appointed (Jan Strefford, Ibstock Medical Practice)
NCSP Direction Minimum of 60% of screens to come from core services: Contraceptive Services (CASH) GPs Pharmacies TOP Leicester City84.3% LCR48.3%
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