Who is providing HIV testing services? The profile of lay counsellors providing HIV testing services in Johannesburg, South Africa in the treat-all era

By  Dr Idah Mokhele  Tembeka Sineke  Marnie Vujovic  Robert A.C. Ruiter  Dr Dorina Onoya  |  | 

Background

Lay counsellors are critical in sustaining access to HIV testing services (HTS) and psychosocial support for persons living with HIV (PLHIV). We aimed to describe the professional and psychosocial profiles of lay counsellors in primary healthcare (PHC) clinics in Johannesburg, South Africa under the universal-test-and-treat (UTT) policy context.

Publication details

BMC Health Services Research
#23
2023
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