STD Expert Hour Webinar – Sexual History Taking

February 6, 2019

Yvonne Piper RN, FNP covers the following learning objectives for this webinar:

  1. Describe 5 key components of a routine sexual history to reduce infectiousness and decrease STD/HIV transmission
  2. Demonstrate respectful, non-judgmental communication skills to discuss sexual practices, sexual risks, and risk reduction strategies with patients
  3. Understand effective methods of dialogue with patients regarding issues of sexual history and sexual behaviors, to improve communication with patients and patient outcomes
  4. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of open-ended and closed questions to enhance sexual history taking