Greet the person by their name. Check that you have the right person and the correct date of birth. Introduce yourself and what your role is; clarify that the consultation is confidential and that you will be taking brief notes. Explain that some of the questions that you will ask in working out what the problem might be are by their nature necessarily quite personal. You will only be asking questions that will help you work out what the problem might be. The questions you ask are asked of all people who attend the clinic/surgery for a sexual health check.
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