STD Resources for Health Care Providers

Find information and resources about how to report various sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in South Dakota, including syphilis and congenital syphilis. For more information on treating and screening STIs, visit the CDC.

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Syphilis in South Dakota

From only 41 syphilis cases in 2016 to 874 in 2021, South Dakota has seen syphilis cases skyrocket in just a few years. The largest spike occurred between 2020’s 100 cases to 2021’s 874. As a health care provider, South Dakotans need your help. Learn how to reduce the rising syphilis rates with screening and testing.

Download syphilis health care guidance: Reducing an Unprecedented Rise in Syphilis Rates by Enhanced Screening & Testing.

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