• DSHS HIV/STD Program
    Post Office Box 149347, MC 1873
    Austin, TX 78714

    Phone: 737-255-4300

    Email the HIV/STD Program

    Email HIV, STD, Hepatitis C, and TB data requests to the Program – Use this email to request Texas HIV, STD, Hepatitis C, and TB data and statistics. Do not use this email to request treatment or infection history for individuals, or to request information on programs or services. Do not email personal, identifying health information such as HIV status, date of birth, or Social Security Number.

    For treatment/testing history, please contact your local health department.

    For information on HIV testing and services available to persons living with HIV, please contact your local HIV services organization.

HIV/STD Policies and Procedures


HIV/STD Program Policies
DSHS HIV/STD program policies and supporting documents.

Program Operating Procedures and Standards (POPS)
Guidelines for delivery of consistent quality services for DSHS HIV/STD contractors.

HIV/STD Program Procedures
DSHS HIV/STD program procedures and supporting documents.

HIV/STD Program Security Policies and Procedures
DSHS HIV/STD program security policies, procedures, and supporting documents.

Technical Assistance Bulletins
Program management guidance for DSHS HIV/STD contractors.

Records Retention
HHS records retention guidelines, schedules, and forms for use by DSHS HIV/STD contractors.

Laws, Rules and Authorization
State and federal laws, rules, and authorization regarding HIV/STD.



Last updated March 22, 2022