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600 S. Commonwealth Ave., 10th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90005
Phone:(213) 351-8000
Fax: (213) 738-0825
Office Hrs: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. M-F
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Sexual Health Clinic Provider Credentialing Process
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The Division of HIV and STD Programs (DHSP) is requiring all medical providers to complete the Sexual Health Clinic (SHC) Provider Credentialing Process no later than 6 months after provisional privileges have been granted. After you have completed all the following requirements, you will receive an approval of privileges letter from the Division of Medical and Dental Affairs (DMDA).

SHC Provider Credentialing Process consists of:

    1. Introduction to DHSP Meeting (via Microsoft Teams)

    2. Training and Curriculum Review

    3. Proctoring for STI/Biomedical Prevention Skills (Direct observation by a credentialed peer:
      • 10 STI/STD New Patient Visits
      • 2 PrEP New Patient Visits

    4. SHC Provider Credentialing Examination: The Credentialing examination is composed of 60 questions (multiple choice, true/false) and will be completed via Microsoft Forms. This examination will assess provider knowledge regarding STIs, biomedical prevention indications, as well as clinical management and follow-up. A score of 75% or more is required to pass. If a provider does not pass the exam or skills assessment, a coaching session will be provided by DHSP, DPH Clinic Services Medical Director, or another designee.

If you have any questions regarding the provider cedentialing process or need to begin the process, please contact your Area Medical Director.

Area Medical Director (SPA 1-4): Dr. Leo Moore

Area Medical Director (SPA 1-5): Dr. Condessa Curley

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Provider Clinical Consultation Warmline: (213) 368-7442;
M-F, 8:00AM - 5:00PM

DHSP Partner Services Warmline: (213) 639-4227;
M-F, 8:00AM - 4:30PM
(After hours and weekend, please leave a voicemail)

Rapid HIV ART Program Navigator Specialist:
(833) 351-2298;
M-F, 8:00AM - 6:00PM
(After hours and weekend, please leave a voicemail)


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