Open Government Program

All Resources

Search a listing of Government of Alberta open datasets and publications. Can’t find what you are looking for? Suggest a resource.

13 results

Organizations: Health Tags: sexually transmitted infections

Views: 997
Updated

July 16, 2019

Description

The STI and HIV 2018 annual report provides a high-level of four notifiable sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBIs): chlamydia, gonorrhea, HIV, and infectious syphilis. Focus is placed on examining counts and rates of STBBIs for the current year within the context of previous...


Views: 0
Updated

March 6, 2019

Description

This resource provides updated provincial guidelines for post-exposure management and prophylaxis for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Hepatitis B (HBV), Hepatitis C (HCV) and sexually transmitted infections (STIs). This guidance is for public health, workplace health and safety and other...


Views: 536
Updated

October 1, 2018

Description

This guideline describes the prenatal screening program as it relates to the screening targets for selected communicable diseases in Alberta. The goal of the prenatal screening program is to identify selected communicable diseases for which suitable interventions can be offered to protect and...


Views: 260
Updated

June 11, 2018

Description

This strategic framework is meant to guide Alberta Health Services and community agencies in their work to reduce the incidence of sexually-transmitted and blood-borne infections in the province. The main goal of the framework is to enhance the health and wellness of all Albertans by preventing,...


Views: 2717
Updated

May 3, 2018

Description

The guidelines presented here for the treatment of sexually transmitted infections in Alberta have been adapted from the Canadian Guidelines on Sexually Transmitted Infections for provincial use with permission from the Public Health Agency of Canada. It includes the level of recommendation and...


Views: 372
Updated

August 29, 2017

Description

This summary highlights notable sexually transmitted infection trends seen in Alberta in 2016. Sexually transmitted infections continue to increase in Alberta, with the exception of chlamydia.


Views: 73
Updated

November 10, 2015

Description

Screening for chlamydia and gonorrhea during pregnancy is one useful tool in preventing neonatal conjunctivitis in newborns. Current guidelines recommend testing in the first trimester for all women and repeat testing for high-risk women later in the pregnancy. This issue of Health Trends Alberta...


Views: 94
Updated

September 15, 2015

Description

Examines the incidence rate of chlamydia in Alberta over the past 15 years, and identifies some areas in Alberta with high rates.


Views: 190
Updated

February 1, 2015

Description

This annual report presents statistics related to the rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in Alberta, based on cases of disease reported to Alberta Health.


Views: 1281
Updated

January 1, 2013

Description

This document is intended to provide guidance in the development of policies and procedures for reducing the risk of transmitting Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and other sexually transmitted infections as a result of blood and body fluid exposures (BBFE) in...