By Jennifer McRae

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– Jefferson County will pay people to get tested for sexually transmitted infections. STIs are on the rise across the nation.

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Jeffco Public Health is hosting an event next Wednesday, June 29 at its Lakewood clinic located at 645 Parfet St.

The agency will pay $10 to get an HIV test. Jeffco Public Health will also have testing for Hep C. Rapid results will be provided on site.

Jennifer McRae