In this section, healthcare providers can find information about Idaho’s expedited partner therapy (EPT) manual and the CDC’s STD treatment guidelines and screening recommendations.
NEW CDC Gonorrhea Treatment Recommendation
The treatment for uncomplicated gonorrhea has changed and dual therapy is no longer recommended. Gonorrhea infections should now be treated with a single 500 mg injection of ceftriaxone. Health care providers across Idaho are encouraged to incorporate this new treatment recommendation. Please click here to view the 2020/2021 update to CDC’s treatment for gonococcal infections.