Centre for Student Health and Wellness

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Who we are:

Primary Health Care (PHC) Clinic focuses on keeping students healthy as much as possible. We have a clinic in every campus with qualified PHC nurses and a medical doctor working on a sessional basis. The clinics are well-equipped and are supported by ER24 providing emergency medical services for after hours and emergencies taking place outside the clinic.

Operational hours: 08:00 – 16:00 on Monday to Friday

Vision: To be a Leader in Excellent Healthcare Service Delivery;
Mission: Providing the UJ community with optimum preventative, promotive and curative healthcare while making use of appropriate referral systems

Services available at no cost

  • Primary Health Care – Treatment of minor ailments;
  • Sexual Reproductive Health Services including the provision of contraceptives;
  • Travel health medicine for students participating on UJ assigned tours;
  • Medical risk assessment of UJ Sporting events. This includes supporting the medical side of the event including ER24 personnel and Professional Nurses on site;
  • Monitoring of chronic (non-communicable) diseases such as Hypertension, Diabetes Mellitus, etc.;
  • Care and support for HIV positive patients;
  • Preventative Healthcare – vaccination programme for students at risk. This includes the prevention of HIV infection to those exposed to blood products in their practical duties.

Services offered with a cost

  • Blood Glucose testing: R25.00
  • Cholesterol Testing: R25.00
  • Acne treatment (monthly antibiotics): R60.00

We work closely with the Institutional Office for HIV/Aids (IOHA) who carry the health promotion programme, which is pivotal to PHC. They also take care of HIV testing services amongst others.

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Location: E Ring BasementLocation: Duiker Court(next to PsyCaD), Ground floorLocation: House 4, Louisa StreetLocation: Nthato Motlana Building
​Phone number: 011 559 3837Phone number: 011 559 1238Phone number: 011 559 6544Phone number: 011 559 5571