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Free STD Testing in Monroe, LA

There Are 13 Public Clinics & 3 Private STD Clinics Near You

If you're looking for cheap std testing clinics in the Monroe area to get a HIV, Herpes, Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Syphilis or Hepatitis screening for yourself or your partner, you can get tested today by selecting an option below to find an affordable std test clinic near you.
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Free STD Testing in Monroe, LA

There Are 13 Public Clinics & 3 Private STD Clinics Near You

If you're looking for cheap std testing clinics in the Monroe area to get a HIV, Herpes, Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Syphilis or Hepatitis screening for yourself or your partner, you can get tested today by selecting an option below to find an affordable std test clinic near you.

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Introduction

What are the STI test options in Monroe,LA?

The state is experiencing a rate of infection higher than the nation average. The national average sits at 478.8 per 100,000 while the state average sits at 695.2 per 100,000 residents. Chlamydia rates rose 11.9% from 2014 to 2015, and accounted for a rate that was 45.2% higher than the national average.

Gonorrhea showed a similar rise. Syphilis increased 21% in that same time span. In 2016 there were 1,151 new HIV diagnoses.

Monroe reported the following rates for 2016: 3,033 cases of chlamydia, 1,129 cases of gonorrhea, and 73 cases of primary and secondary syphilis.

To combat the growing problem various organizations and public health campaigns are working to spread education and safe practices rather than disease. State health departments offer free STD testing at certain locations during the month of April in support of STD Awareness Month. Integrated prevention services have also been implemented in the Monroe area for gay and bisexual men and transgender women.

The city of Monroe has many options: from GO CARE Medical Clinic located on North 7th Street, to the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals on Desiard Street, and multiple locations in the surrounding areas, as well.

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Labcorp

Preferred 2600 TOWER DRIVE 103 MONROE, LA 71201 1-800-666-1250
  • Hours
    • Monday: 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Tuesday: 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Wednesday: 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Thursday: 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Friday: 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Saturday: Closed
    • Sunday: Closed
  • 1.88 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Syphilis Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • Hepatitis A Test,
  • Hepatitis B Test,
  • Hepatitis C Test,
  • Herpes Test,
  • HIV Early Detection,
  • Trichomoniasis Test,
  • HIV Test

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COVID-19 UPDATE STD Testing still being performed at this location.

Description: Order online and receive a doctor's order to visit this lab to get tested in as little as 15 mins. Get your results privately within 1-2 business days and speak with a doctor over the phone if your test results come back positive. Doctors may prescribe treatment or refer you to a specialist if needed.

  • Result: 1-2 business days
  • 15 min test
  • Book Online
  • Doctor Prescription (if needed)

Labcorp

Preferred 109 Circle Dr West Monroe, LA 71291 1-800-666-1250
  • Hours
    • Monday: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Tuesday: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Wednesday: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Thursday: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Friday: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Saturday: Closed
    • Sunday: Closed
  • 1.99 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Syphilis Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • Hepatitis A Test,
  • Hepatitis B Test,
  • Hepatitis C Test,
  • Herpes Test,
  • HIV Early Detection,
  • Trichomoniasis Test,
  • HIV Test

These location types are best for: Privacy and convenience

COVID-19 UPDATE STD Testing still being performed at this location.

Description: Getting an STD test at a clinic near you has never been easier. When you choose this location, you can get a doctor's requisition to get tested in as little as 15 minutes. Following your test, you receive your results privately within 2 business days, and can speak to a doctor over the phone with confidence, should results come back as positive.

  • Result: 1-2 business days
  • 15 min test
  • Book Online
  • Doctor Prescription (if needed)

Labcorp

Preferred 3510 MEDICAL PARK DRIVE MONROE, LA 71203 1-800-666-1250
  • Hours
    • Monday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Thursday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Saturday: Closed
    • Sunday: Closed
  • 5.53 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Syphilis Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • Hepatitis A Test,
  • Hepatitis B Test,
  • Hepatitis C Test,
  • Herpes Test,
  • HIV Early Detection,
  • Trichomoniasis Test,
  • HIV Test

These location types are best for: Privacy and convenience

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Description: Why go to a public clinic? Get convenient and fast STD testing that is 100% confidential. Individual tests under $50. Order online and visit this lab the same day for a quick 15 min test. Get your results online within 1-2 business days, and view them privately. Doctor consultation available over the phone, should results come back as positive.

  • Result: 1-2 business days
  • 15 min test
  • Book Online
  • Doctor Prescription (if needed)

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Louisiana Department of Health (Ouachita Parish Health Unit)

1650 Desiard St Monroe, LA 71201 318-361-7370
  • Hours
    • Monday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Tuesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Wednesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Thursday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 0.96 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Conventional HIV Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • HPV Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine,
  • Herpes Test,
  • Syphilis Test
  • Fee Information:
  • Low Cost,
  • Fee Based,
  • Sliding Scale

Description: Public Health Department/Social Services Department. HPV vaccine for clients 18 and under.

Louisiana Department of Health (Morehouse Parish Health Unit)

650 School Rd Bastrop, LA 71220 318-283-0806
  • Hours
    • Monday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Tuesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Wednesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Thursday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 21.79 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Conventional HIV Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • HPV Vaccine,
  • Syphilis Test
  • Fee Information:
  • Low Cost,
  • Fee Based,
  • Insurance Accepted,
  • Medicaid Accepted,
  • Sliding Scale

Description: Public Health Department/Social Services Department. HPV vaccine for uninsure patients only. Free condoms available. Please call for testing hours

Louisiana Department of Health (Richland Parish Health Unit)

21 Lynn Gayle Robertson Rd Rayville, LA 71269 318-728-4441
  • Hours
    • Monday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Tuesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Wednesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Thursday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 21.97 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • HPV Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis A Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine,
  • Herpes Test,
  • Rapid HIV Test,
  • Syphilis Test
  • Fee Information:
  • Low Cost,
  • Fee Based,
  • Sliding Scale

Description: Public Health Department/Social Services Department. Free condoms available.

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Louisiana Department of Health (Union Parish Health Unit)

1002 Marion Hwy Farmerville, LA 71241 318-368-3156
  • Hours
    • Monday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Tuesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Wednesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Thursday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 24.82 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Conventional HIV Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • HPV Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis A Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine,
  • Herpes Test,
  • Syphilis Test
  • Fee Information:
  • Low Cost,
  • Fee Based,
  • Sliding Scale

Description: Public Health Department/Social Services Department.

Louisiana Department of Health (Lincoln Parish Health Unit)

405 E Georgia Ave Ruston, LA 71270 318-251-4120
  • Hours
    • Monday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Tuesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Wednesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Thursday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 29.98 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Conventional HIV Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • HPV Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine,
  • Herpes Test,
  • Syphilis Test
  • Fee Information:
  • Low Cost,
  • Fee Based,
  • Free HIV Testing,
  • Medicaid Accepted,
  • Sliding Scale

Description: Public Health Department/Social Services Department. STD testing: Thursdays

Louisiana Department of Health (Caldwell Parish Health Unit)

501 E Collins Rd Columbia, LA 71418 318-649-2393
  • Hours
    • Monday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Tuesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Wednesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Thursday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 30.03 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Conventional HIV Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • HPV Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine,
  • Syphilis Test
  • Fee Information:
  • Low Cost,
  • Fee Based,
  • Insurance Accepted,
  • Medicaid Accepted,
  • Sliding Scale

Description: Public Health Department/Social Services Department. Free condoms available.

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Louisiana Department of Health (Franklin Parish Health Unit)

6614 Main St Winnsboro, LA 71295 318-435-2143
  • Hours
    • Monday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Tuesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Wednesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Thursday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 33.42 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Conventional HIV Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • HPV Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis A Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine,
  • Herpes Test,
  • Rapid HIV Test,
  • Syphilis Test
  • Fee Information:
  • Low Cost,
  • Fee Based,
  • Insurance Accepted,
  • Medicaid Accepted,
  • Medicare Accepted,
  • Sliding Scale

Description: Public Health Department/Social Services Department.

Louisiana Department of Health (Jackson Parish Health Unit)

228 Bond St Jonesboro, LA 71251 318-259-6601
  • Hours
    • Monday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Tuesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Wednesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Thursday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 38.25 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Conventional HIV Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • HPV Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis A Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine,
  • Syphilis Test
  • Fee Information:
  • Low Cost,
  • Fee Based,
  • Free HIV Testing,
  • Sliding Scale

Description: Public Health Department/Social Services Department.

Arkansas Department of Health (Ashley County Health Unit)

1300 W 5th Ave Crossett, AR 71635 870-364-2115
  • Hours
    • Monday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Tuesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Wednesday: 8:00am-6:00pm
    • Thursday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 43.63 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Conventional HIV Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • HPV Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis A Vaccine,
  • Rapid HIV Test,
  • Syphilis Test
  • Fee Information:
  • Low Cost,
  • Fee Based,
  • Insurance Accepted,
  • Medicaid Accepted,
  • Medicare Accepted,
  • Sliding Scale

Description: Public Health Department/Social Services Department. HPV and hepatitis vaccines available for VFC-eligible patients only. Rapid HIV testing for clients that meet certain criteria. Testing is free, however there is a fee for services; waived if unable to pay.

Louisiana Department of Health (Bienville Parish Health Unit)

1285 Pine St Ste 102 Arcadia, LA 71001 318-263-2125
  • Hours
    • Monday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Tuesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Wednesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Thursday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 46.40 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Conventional HIV Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • HPV Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis A Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine,
  • Syphilis Test
  • Fee Information:
  • Low Cost,
  • Fee Based,
  • Free HIV Testing,
  • Sliding Scale

Description: Public Health Department/Social Services Department. Free condoms available. Appointments not necessary for HIV testing

Louisiana Department of Health (West Carroll Parish Health Unit)

402 Beale St Oak Grove, LA 71263 318-428-9361
  • Hours
    • Monday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Tuesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Wednesday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Thursday: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
  • 49.02 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • HPV Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis A Vaccine,
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine,
  • Herpes Test,
  • Rapid HIV Test,
  • Syphilis Test
  • Fee Information:
  • Low Cost,
  • Fee Based,
  • Insurance Accepted,
  • Medicaid Accepted,
  • Medicare Accepted,
  • Sliding Scale

Description: Public Health Department/Social Services Department. HIV testing on a sliding scale fee. Free condoms.

Mainline Health Systems Incorporated (Warren Health Care Center)

1012 E Church St Ste B Warren, AR 71671 870-226-6786
  • Hours
    • Monday: 8:00am-5:30pm
    • Tuesday: 8:00am-5:30pm
    • Wednesday: 8:00am-5:30pm
    • Thursday: 8:00am-5:30pm
    • Friday: 8:00am-12:00pm
  • 49.39 mile
  • Tests available:
  • Chlamydia Test,
  • Conventional HIV Test,
  • Gonorrhea Test,
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine,
  • Syphilis Test
  • Fee Information:
  • Low Cost,
  • Fee Based,
  • Insurance Accepted,
  • Medicaid Accepted,
  • Medicare Accepted,
  • Sliding Scale
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STD STATISTICS

STD Statistics In Ouachita Parish, LA

156,325

Population

2,503

STD Cases

1601.2

STD Rate per 100,000 people

STD Breakdown

Statistics reported is based on publicly available data sources such as CDC for Ouachita Parish, LA. Data is normalized to accurately report Ouachita Parish STD Breakdown.
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Additional STD Test Statistics in Monroe, LA

Known for its rich military and aviation history, the city of Monroe is again fighting another war, not with another country, but with sexually transmitted diseases. Statistics released by the Louisiana DHH Office of Public Health indicated that the number of people living with HIV in the region increased steadily each year, from less than 600 persons in 2001 to over 900 people by 2010. Over 50 new cases were reported each year with persons aged 24 to 44 making up 47 percent of the new diagnoses. In 2010, 55 percent or more than half of the Ouachita Parish population had HIV infection, raising alarms from the local health unit.

Despite efforts from the local government, the rate of new HIV, Chlamydia, Gonorrhea and Syphilis diagnoses remained high or relatively the same in the five-year period 2011 to 2015.

  • According to the STD/HIV Diagnosis by Parish, more than half of new STD/HIV diagnoses occurred in Ouachita Parish from 2013 to 2015
  • In the same year period, the parish had the highest cases of Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Primary and Secondary Syphilis, and HIV rates out of all nine public health regions in the state
  • Women made up the majority of new Chlamydia and Gonorrhea diagnoses
  • The proportion of STD among the black population has been increasing. In 2015, 85 percent of HIV diagnoses were blacks
  • From 2013 to 2015, teenagers and young adults aged 15 to 24 accounted for 30 percent of all new HIV cases, while persons under the age of 20 made up 36 percent of all Chlamydia and Gonorrhea diagnoses

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Primary Health Services Center

Overview

STD Testing at 2913 Desiard St, Monroe, LA 71201, USA

Primary Health Services Center is a non-profit health clinic founded in 1997 that serves persons residing in Monroe, Louisiana. The health center’s experienced clinicians provide a range of services including pediatrics and dental care, as well as behavioral and women’s health. They also provide STD testing and treatment services.

Qualifications

STD testing is available for all women regardless of age or social status. The facility offers uninsured persons STD services on a sliding fee scale based on their incomes. It also accepts private and public insurances.

Treatment Options

Physicians may prescribe antibiotic medication to treat bacterial STDs. Moreover, they may guide and counsel clients during and after STD testing. Also, referral services may be availed to clients who need specialized care.

Summary

The clinic provides mobile clinic services to clients who can’t manage to access the services at the health center’s physical location. Additionally, clients may book appointments to receive STD testing and treatment as well as transportation services. You’ll receive discreet services at the facility since physicians follow a strict confidentiality code of conduct.

ADDRESS

2913 Desiard St, Monroe, LA 71201, USA

CONTACT

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STD Testing at Primary Health Services Center

HOURS

  • Monday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

TESTS OFFERRED

  • HIV
  • Syphilis
  • Gonorrhea
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Chlamydia
  • Genital Warts
  • Herpes

The Woman’s Clinic

Overview

STD Testing at 3424 Medical Park Dr # 1, Monroe, LA 71203, USA

The Woman’ s Clinic has over 50 years of experience in catering to the health-care needs of women living in Southern Louisiana. The facility has a team of 13 medical practitioners who are proficient in providing quality women’s health services, including colposcopy, gynecology, hormone therapy, and aesthetics. The medical team also provides STD testing and treatment services.

Qualifications

The facility offers STD testing to all women. Also, self-pay clients may use credit cards to pay for medical bills.

Treatment Options

Clinicians may offer PrEP medication and female condoms. If you test positive for bacterial STDs, you may receive antibiotic prescriptions. Additionally, HIV treatment services may be available at the clinic.

Summary

The Woman’s Clinic offers anonymous STD testing services and results are issued to the respective clients discreetly. Additionally, to receive STD services, booking an appointment is a requirement. Also, the staff is friendly and provides personalized health-care services.

ADDRESS

3424 Medical Park Dr # 1, Monroe, LA 71203, USA

CONTACT

WEBSITE

STD Testing at The Woman’s Clinic

HOURS

  • Monday: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

TESTS OFFERRED

  • Genital Warts
  • Herpes
  • Syphilis
  • Gonorrhea
  • HIV
  • Chlamydia
  • Trichomoniasis

GO CARE

Overview

STD Testing at 1801 N 7th St, West Monroe, LA 71291, USA

GO CARE is a private not for profit organization that was founded in 1988. The corporation provides prevention, education, and health-care services to help curb the spread of HIV and assist PLWHA by providing support services. Compassionate and competent physicians at the clinic provide STD services.

Qualifications

The facility provides free STD testing services to all clients including the LGBT community. Medical providers also offer low-cost treatment to uninsured clients and accept some insurance covers.

Treatment Options

Health care providers offer prescriptions for medication to treat clients who test positive for STDs. PEP, PrEP medication, and Hepatitis C vaccination services are available at the clinic.

Summary

The Food Voucher Program, funded by the Ryan White program, offers nutritional assistance to PLWHA. Also, the case management program links clients to appropriate medical care. Other assistance programs include transportation and housing assistance. Moreover, clients may walk in to receive free and confidential STD testing services since no appointments are needed.

ADDRESS

1801 N 7th St, West Monroe, LA 71291, USA

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STD Testing at GO CARE

HOURS

  • Monday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM – 1:30 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

TESTS OFFERRED

  • HIV
  • Hepatitis C
  • Chlamydia
  • Syphilis
  • Gonorrhea

Planned Parenthood - Baton Rouge Health Center

Overview

STD Testing at 3825 Government St, Baton Rouge, LA 70806, USA

Baton Rouge Health Center is a Planned Parenthood health facility that has well-trained physicians who offer a variety of health-care services, including birth control, pregnancy testing, and women’s health. They also provide STD testing and treatment services, and. clients may wait for about 10 to 40 minutes to receive rapid HIV test results.

Qualifications

Clients without insurance may qualify for a state-funded program or a sliding scale fee. Moreover, payment is expected at the time of service.

Treatment Options

Counseling services are available at the clinic. Moreover, clinicians may administer the Hepatitis C and HPV vaccines as preventatives. Additionally, treatment services are available for patients who are infected with STDs.

Summary

Clients may schedule appointments online to receive STD services the facility offers. Moreover, Interpretation services for American Sign Language are available at the health center. Additionally, clinicians provide discreet testing and treatment for STDs.

ADDRESS

3825 Government St, Baton Rouge, LA 70806, USA

CONTACT

WEBSITE

STD Testing at Planned Parenthood - Baton Rouge Health Center

HOURS

  • Monday: 10:30 AM – 6:30 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Thursday: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Friday: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Saturday: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed

TESTS OFFERRED

  • HIV
  • Gonorrhea
  • Syphilis
  • Hepatitis
  • Genital Warts

Ouachita Parish Health Unit

Overview

STD Testing at 1650 Desiard St, Monroe, LA 71201, USA

Louisiana Department of Public health, through its Ouachita Parish Health Unit, provides comprehensive health-care to meet the needs of Louisianans residing in Monroe and the surrounding cities. The facility has about 1100 medical professionals who promote behavioral, physical, and social health among individuals and communities at large. The medical practitioners at the clinic offer STD testing and treatment services aimed to control the spread of infectious diseases.

Qualifications

The health center offers STD testing services to all clients irrespective of their age, gender, or age. Additionally, uninsured clients may pay for services on a sliding scale fee basis. Also, the HPV vaccine is available for clients aged 18 years and below.

Treatment Options

HPV and Hepatitis B vaccines are some preventive options against STDs you may receive at the health center. Moreover, clients who test positive for STDs may receive medication prescriptions.

Summary

No appointments are needed for receipt of services at the clinic hence services are rendered on a walk-in basis. Moreover, clinicians conduct anonymous STD tests. Also, all clients receive equitable medical services according to their health-care needs.

ADDRESS

1650 Desiard St, Monroe, LA 71201, USA

CONTACT

WEBSITE

STD Testing at Ouachita Parish Health Unit

HOURS

  • Monday: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

TESTS OFFERRED

  • HIV
  • Chlamydia
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Genital Warts
  • Herpes
  • Syphilis
  • Gonorrhea

SouthStar Urgent Care Minden

Overview

STD Testing at 1034 Homer Rd, Minden, LA 71055, USA

SouthStar Urgent Care is a health clinic that was founded in 2011, and it provides customer-service oriented health care to all its clients living in and around Minden, Louisiana. The skilled health care providers offer services ranging from occupational medicine and injury treatment to immunizations and physicals. STD services are also available at the health facility.

Qualifications

The urgent care facility offers STD testing to all clients without considering their ages or gender. Moreover, clients may pay for STD testing services using debit cards, credit cards, or checks.

Treatment Options

HIV positive clients may receive prescriptions for antiretroviral drugs, and physicians offer PrEP services to high-risk persons. They may also prescribe antibiotic medication to treat some bacterial STDs.

Summary

The clinic is open seven days a week to satisfy all clients with different schedules. Moreover, clients may book appointments or walk into the medical facility to receive the services available. Additionally, STD test results are availed discreetly.

ADDRESS

1034 Homer Rd, Minden, LA 71055, USA

CONTACT

WEBSITE

STD Testing at SouthStar Urgent Care Minden

HOURS

  • Monday: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
  • Saturday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Sunday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

TESTS OFFERRED

  • Gonorrhea
  • HIV
  • Genital Warts
  • Chlamydia
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Herpes
  • Syphilis
Sexual Health Education

STD Testing and Sexual Health Education in Monroe, LA

The high rate of STD infection in the whole parish is a serious issue and a major health concern for the local health unit. Some organizations blame the state’s restrictive laws regarding sex education. Despite alarming infection numbers, the state does not require sex education and collection of sexual health behaviors among elementary and secondary students, preventing evidence-based information to be recorded and studied to improve health outcomes.

Abstinence was also the only prevention measure taught at schools for many years, which does not necessarily educate the youth on how to protect themselves. Advocating abstinence has been ineffective so far, as data shows that Ouachita Parish’s teen birth rate is 65 percent or 43.7 per 1,000 females, higher than the national rate of 26.5.

According to statistics, young adolescents and teenagers are contracting oral Herpes lesions and oral HPV due to the lack of information about the transmission of the virus. Healthcare professionals are concerned that without proper sexual health education, teens younger than 13 years old are becoming more at risk in getting STDs.

The parish started a one-year Adolescent Mapping Project to assess the strengths, limitations and weaknesses of different sectors regarding this issue. According to the data gathered by the group, herpes is one of the most common sexual issues among young people, which makes getting a routine Herpes test vital among adolescents.

A comprehensive sexual health education for schools is still underway as of 2016, but while the local government is still trying to bridge the knowledge gap, it is important to visit a testing center to better protect yourself from possible STD or HIV infections. In particular, an HIV test is crucial as it can develop into a lifelong disease if undiagnosed or not treated immediately.

According to the data collected through the Adolescent Mapping Project, adolescents face many challenges when it comes to accessing information and health care.

Social Stigma. The Ouachita Parish is still a conservative society where sexual health topics are mostly swept under the rug. A culture of silence regarding reproductive health prevents adolescents from seeking help and getting proper access to much needed healthcare.

Knowledge Gap. Most students in elementary and secondary schools do not have access to a comprehensive sexual health education. There are more questions than answers, which leads to feelings of frustration, especially when they are discouraged by adults and the system from being provided with factual and sufficient information.

Gender also affects the high STD rate. The parish has a higher female population, 55 percent female to 45 percent male, with about 76 percent of the whole population living in Monroe City.

Another factor is race or ethnicity. The rate of blacks getting infected with STDs are so much higher compared with other race/ethnicity, and in Ouachita Parish, African-Americans or African-born residents make up about 37 percent of the total population.

The lack of routine STD testing inside Louisiana parish jails is also another factor. Most inmates often go undiagnosed or untreated throughout the duration of their term. This leaves healthy inmates vulnerable to ST infection and already infected inmates can spread the virus after they complete their sentences.

The Department of Health and Hospitals has already partnered with organizations to provide STD/HIV education aimed at the youth and has opened free STD testing centers. STD screening clinics have also been integrated to local clinics across the city and the whole parish. The lack of education and information dissemination, however, as well as the disproportionate number of testing centers per infected individual across the parish and city continue to stall the progress and efforts of the local government.

STD Testing Monroe, LA

Better Sexual Health in Monroe, LA

Getting an anonymous STD test can be somewhat difficult to obtain in a city like Monroe, especially if you live in the rural area of the parish. You can, however, set up an appointment with a simple phone call.

Private and public STD centers offer a wide range of testing options, including tests for oral HPV, oral Herpes lesions, HIV, Syphilis, Gonorrhea and Chlamydia. Many testing centers also cater to certain groups, such as members of the LGBT community or people from a minority race/ethnicity. Most clinics accept walk-ins, while others perform private one-on-one tests to ensure confidentiality.

For many public and free STD clinics, the results are often delivered or handed to you in two weeks due to the large number of people they serve. Private clinics, on the other hand, only takes 15 to 20 minutes for the testing and results are out in less than five days.

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