HIV & AIDS

Functions
The Health Department maintains an aggressive program designed to identify cases of sexually transmitted disease, assure that all cases have been treated correctly, educate the public on risk factors and prevention methods, and break the chain of infection by locating and notifying contacts of known infections.

Testing
The Health Department's in-house clinic provides confidential testing and treatment for sexually transmitted diseases and confidential / anonymous HIV testing at no cost to the client. Testing is provided at the Harold K. Bengsch Building. Please be aware of the following special hours for testing, which are subject to change without notice:
  • The walk-in clinic is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 3:30 pm. Doors open at 7:30 am, and registration begins at 8:00 am and continues until openings are filled for the day. An express testing option is also available for those who are not exhibiting symptoms. 
  • Results are available Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.
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