What are the STI test options in Lake Elsinore,CA?
Lake Elsinore is a city within Riverside County, California. Chlamydia continues to be the most commonly reported STD with 8,497 cases in 2016. Other STDs reported in 2016 were 2,547 cases of Gonorrhea, 284 cases of Syphilis, and 266 cases of HIV.
Syphilis cases have surged in the Coachella Valley in the past coupleof years, with roughly 32 infections per 100,000 people. In Palm Springs, the rate is considerably higher — 100 per 100,000, according to county Department of Public Health statistics.
Lake Elsinore public health is managed by Riverside County Public Health. The county is active in creating programs such as Partner Services that offer free testing and assistance, Early Intervention Program, Community Health Outreach Workers that go out into high risk communities, Mental Health, and Education and Prevention.
A few clinics in Lake Elsinore is the Lake Elsinore Family Care Center on Lakeshore Dr, the Vista Community Clinic on Fraser Dr, and Elsinore Valley Pregnancy Resource Center on Riverside Drive.
Other locations in nearby cities include Neighborhood Healthcare in Menifee on Cherry Hills Blvd, Perris Family Care Center in Perris on San Jacinto Ave, and the Temecula Healthcare Center on Enterprise Circle N in Temecula.
With these clinics and other locations in mind, they might not all offer free STD testing. They might have some STD tests that are free but not all, they might have long wait times, and may be open inconvenient hours.