inSPOT

QualityTool

inSPOT

Description

This free, peer-to-peer Web site for people diagnosed with a sexually transmitted disease allows users to e-mail postcards notifying partners about a possible exposure. The e-mail postcards direct recipients to information on the site about where to get tested, treatment, and links to what recipients need to know. The e-cards can be sent anonymously or from a known e-mail address.

Developer:

Internet Sexuality Information Services, Inc.

Funding Sources:

San Francisco Department of Public Health; Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment; Public Health—Seattle & King County; Internet Sexuality Information Services, Inc.; Chicago Department of Public Health; Washington, DC, Department of Health STD Control Program; AIDS Healthcare Foundation Program; Los Angeles County Sexually Transmitted Disease Program; NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Bureau of STD Control; The Mazzoni Center; Philadelphia Department of Public Health; Multnomah County Health Department; County of San Diego HIV, STD, and Hepatitis Branch of Public Health Services; California State Department of Health Services; Florida Department of Health, Bureau of STD Prevention and Control; Idaho Health and Welfare, Sexual and Reproductive Health Program; Indiana Department of Public Health; Louisiana Office of Public Health, STD Prevention Program; Red Door Services at the Hennepin County Public Health Clinic; New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services; Bioterrorism Consortium of Lake Michigan (BCOLM); AIDS Committee of Ottawa in partnership with Ottawa Public Health; Toronto Public Health

History

Release Date: 2006
Original Summary: November 2008
Last Updated: 03/14/12

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