Bridge released a Request for Applications for a new Emergency Department Syphilis/HIV/HCV Screening Program (EDSP). Hospitals with emergency departments (EDs) are invited to apply to this program. In partnership with the California Department of Public Health, EDSP will provide funding and technical assistance to EDs to establish or grow routine opt-out testing, treatment and navigator linkage to care for syphilis, HIV and hepatitis C virus (HCV). Applications for EDSP are due September 7th, 2023 by 11:59 PM PST.
California Department of Public Health - STD Control Branch850 Marina Bay Parkway, Building P, 2nd Floor, Richmond, CA 94804(510) 620-3400 • FAX (916) 636-6212 • Internet Address: www.std.ca.gov