Perceptions of clients on awareness and the geographical location of a South African university sexual health clinic

African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine


 
 
Field Value
 
Title Perceptions of clients on awareness and the geographical location of a South African university sexual health clinic
 
Creator Adams, Rukshana Van Der Heever, Mariana M. Damons, Anneleen
 
Subject Primary health care awareness; location; perceptions; sexual health; staff; students
Description Background: The Campus Health Service at Stellenbosch University has a sub-division, a sexual health clinic, which provides sexual health services. The clients of the sexual health clinic consist of staff members and students.Aim: This article reports on the perceptions of clients that relate to awareness and the geographical location of the clinic.Setting: The Campus Health Service at Stellenbosch University’s main campus.Method: A descriptive qualitative approach was applied utilising in-depth interviews. A sample of n = 15 was drawn through purposive sampling and data saturation was achieved with the sample.Results: The following themes emerged from the data: location of the clinic, awareness of sexual health services and marketing and advertising.Conclusion: The findings of the study revealed that accessibility of the clinic is influenced by the geographical location of the clinic and that marketing and awareness of services require attention.
 
Publisher AOSIS
 
Contributor none
Date 2017-09-27
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion — descriptive qualitative approach, purposive sampling
Format text/html application/epub+zip text/xml application/pdf
Identifier 10.4102/phcfm.v9i1.1350
 
Source African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine; Vol 9, No 1 (2017); 9 pages 2071-2936 2071-2928
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://phcfm.org/index.php/phcfm/article/view/1350/2264 https://phcfm.org/index.php/phcfm/article/view/1350/2263 https://phcfm.org/index.php/phcfm/article/view/1350/2265 https://phcfm.org/index.php/phcfm/article/view/1350/2249
 
Coverage Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa March 2013 and September 2013 student, staff, male, female
Rights Copyright (c) 2017 Rukshana Adams, Mariana M. Van Der Heever, Anneleen Damons https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0