Voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC)
Between 2012 and 2017, Right to Care was a US President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) funding recipient and supported the National Department of Health (NDoH) in expanding safe Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) services.
Our current circumcision programme is made possible through a five-year grant under PEPFAR, issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Right to Care is responsible for safe voluntary male circumcisions in seven districts across the provinces of the Eastern Cape, Mpumalanga, the North West and the Free State.
High quality services
In implementing this large-scale circumcision programme, Right to Care ensures efficiency in:
Rigorous QA and Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) helps ensure the provision of high quality services in alignment with the National Department of Health and World Health Organisation practices and guidelines.