Bryce, J.,; Vernon, A.,; Brathwaite, Alfred R.; Perry, S.; Figueroa, J. Peter; Emerson, R. B.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Medicine; Community Health and Psychiatry
Quality of sexually transmitted disease services in Jamaica: Evaluation of a clinic-based approach. Collaborative Working Group on Indicators of STD Case Management.
Bulletin of the World Health Organisation
Date of Publication
As part of a larger strategy to develop global indicators of HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infection prevention programmes, a clinic-based method for the assessment of sexually transmitted disease (STD) service quality was developed and field tested by trained observers who visited a random sample of public-sector clinics in Jamaica in October 1991. The clinic-based assessment method can be adapted to the programme management and reporting needs of the countries at all stages of STD service development, and can provide data needed to improve programme operations and meet international reporting standards....