NASTAD/U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (July 2017).
This standard operating procedure for partner notification services (PNS) programs in Haiti provides a succinct overview of PNS and describes PNS client and staff workflow; how to prioritize patients for PNS; and basic procedures for interviewing index patients, eliciting partners, tracing and notifying partners, and linking partners with HIV testing and care. It also outlines procedures for maintaining confidentiality and provides a list of outcomes for monitoring PNS activities. This document was developed in partnership with NASTAD and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.