Vienna is a town in Fairfax County. There has been a slight decrease in the county’s HIV prevalence rates from 11.0 per 100,000 persons recorded in 2014 to 7.3 in 2017 and 2018.
On the other hand, the rate of individuals diagnosed with Chlamydia infections increased progressively from 182.2 per 100,000 individuals in 2013 to 279.0 in 2017.
Gonorrhea infections also increased from a rate of 25.3 per 100,000 individuals in 2013 to 47.6 in 2017.
New Syphilis rates in the county showed fluctuations, with a slight decrease from 5.6 per 100,000 individuals reported in 2013 to a low of 3.3 in 2014, followed by a double increase to 7,8 and 7.9 in 2016 and 2017, respectively.
Fairfax County Health Department’s STI program is committed to mitigating the spread of infections in the community by offering comprehensive screening, counseling, treatment, and preventive care education to youths and other sexually active public members. The health department also provides HIV services to town and county residents enrolled in the AIDS Drug Assistance Program. These services include confidential testing, medication, prevention counseling, and HIV/AIDS care and treatment support.
Planned Parenthood – Carol Whitehill Moses Center, Inova Urgent Care – Vienna, and Inova Fairfax Hospital are some of the medical facilities that offer STD testing services in a nonjudgmental environment.
You can also visit some clinics in town to access free STD testing. Still, people will know you’re there, especially during public outreach events, and prescriptions for after test care might not be available if you’re tested positive.