Government plans massive PrEP rollout

The Department of Health aims to make a pill to prevent HIV infection available at all community health centres and primary healthcare clinics in South Africa by end September this year. This is according to Yogan Pillay, Deputy Director for Communicable and Non-Communicable  Diseases, Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation at the National Department of Health. By the end of March, the Department aims to have the pill available in at least one health facility in each sub-district in the country.