As of January 1, 2010, health care professional in Illinois will be able to provide antibiotics to the sexual partners of patients infected with chlamydia and gonorrhea, or Expedited Partner Therapy (EPT) without examining the partner–Public Act 96-613.
On this webpage, there are links, in both English and Spanish, to fact sheets for partners of individuals infected with chlamydia and gonorrhea, treatment for those infections, and a fact sheet about repeat infections of STDs.
Citation: The Illinois Department of Public Health. (2010). Expedited Partner Therapy for Chlamydia and Gonorrhea in Illinois. Retrieved from http://www.idph.state.il.us/health/std/ept_cg.htm