Helen Schneider

Summary

Affiliation: University of the Witwatersrand
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. doi Health systems and the implementation of disease programmes: case studies from South Africa
    H Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Glob Public Health 1:49-64. 2006
  2. ncbi Health systems and access to antiretroviral drugs for HIV in Southern Africa: service delivery and human resources challenges
    Helen Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Reprod Health Matters 14:12-23. 2006
  3. pmc Improving the quality of STI care by private general practitioners: a South African case study
    H Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, School of Public Health, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Sex Transm Infect 81:419-20. 2005
  4. doi Community health workers and the response to HIV/AIDS in South Africa: tensions and prospects
    Helen Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, School of Public Health, University of Witwatersrand, PO Box 1038, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
    Health Policy Plan 23:179-87. 2008
  5. ncbi Sexually transmitted infections -- factors associated with quality of care among private general practitioners
    H Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 95:782-5. 2005
  6. ncbi Quality and equity of private sector care for sexually transmitted diseases in South Africa
    Nzapfurundi Chabikuli
    Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Health Policy Plan 17:40-6. 2002
  7. pmc Factors associated with patterns of plural healthcare utilization among patients taking antiretroviral therapy in rural and urban South Africa: a cross-sectional study
    Mosa Moshabela
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research, School of Public Health, University of Witwatersrand, Acornhoek, Mpumalanga Province, Johannesburg, South Africa
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:182. 2012
  8. ncbi Trust and health worker performance: exploring a conceptual framework using South African evidence
    Lucy Gilson
    Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwatersrand, PO Box 1038, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 61:1418-29. 2005
  9. doi Gender differences in experiences of ART services in South Africa: a mixed methods study
    Helen Schneider
    School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa
    Trop Med Int Health 17:820-6. 2012
  10. ncbi Implementing AIDS policy in post-apartheid South Africa
    H Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 52:723-31. 2001

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi Health systems and the implementation of disease programmes: case studies from South Africa
    H Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Glob Public Health 1:49-64. 2006
    ..These insights may have relevance for the current global wave of treatment programmes for HIV and other infectious diseases...
  2. ncbi Health systems and access to antiretroviral drugs for HIV in Southern Africa: service delivery and human resources challenges
    Helen Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Reprod Health Matters 14:12-23. 2006
    ....
  3. pmc Improving the quality of STI care by private general practitioners: a South African case study
    H Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, School of Public Health, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Sex Transm Infect 81:419-20. 2005
    ..Evaluation of an intervention to improve quality of sexually transmitted infections (STI) care among 64 private general practitioners (GPs) working in two urban districts in Gauteng Province, South Africa...
  4. doi Community health workers and the response to HIV/AIDS in South Africa: tensions and prospects
    Helen Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, School of Public Health, University of Witwatersrand, PO Box 1038, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
    Health Policy Plan 23:179-87. 2008
    ..worker, relationships with professionals) associated with previous national CHW programmes, and we discuss prospects for sustainability in the light of the new policy context...
  5. ncbi Sexually transmitted infections -- factors associated with quality of care among private general practitioners
    H Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 95:782-5. 2005
    ..To study the factors associated with quality of sexually transmitted infection (STI) care among private general practitioners in Gauteng...
  6. ncbi Quality and equity of private sector care for sexually transmitted diseases in South Africa
    Nzapfurundi Chabikuli
    Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Health Policy Plan 17:40-6. 2002
    ..Improvements in the quality and equity of GP care will require interventions that address the factors that determine their behaviour...
  7. pmc Factors associated with patterns of plural healthcare utilization among patients taking antiretroviral therapy in rural and urban South Africa: a cross-sectional study
    Mosa Moshabela
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research, School of Public Health, University of Witwatersrand, Acornhoek, Mpumalanga Province, Johannesburg, South Africa
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:182. 2012
    ..We therefore investigated factors associated with patterns of plural healthcare usage among patients taking ART in diverse South African settings...
  8. ncbi Trust and health worker performance: exploring a conceptual framework using South African evidence
    Lucy Gilson
    Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwatersrand, PO Box 1038, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 61:1418-29. 2005
    ....
  9. doi Gender differences in experiences of ART services in South Africa: a mixed methods study
    Helen Schneider
    School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa
    Trop Med Int Health 17:820-6. 2012
    ..A mixed methods study exploring gender differences in patient profiles and experiences of ART services, along the access dimensions of availability, affordability and acceptability, in two rural and two urban areas of South Africa...
  10. ncbi Implementing AIDS policy in post-apartheid South Africa
    H Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 52:723-31. 2001
    ..It concludes by emphasising the need to develop approaches to policy implementation rooted in the possibilities and constraints of the local situation, rather than relying on universal blue-prints developed out of context...
  11. doi Managing type 2 diabetes in Soweto-The South African Chronic Disease Outreach Program experience
    Ivor Katz
    Dumisani Mzamane African Institute of Kidney Disease, University of the Witwatersrand, Old Potch Road, Diepkloof, Soweto, South Africa
    Prim Care Diabetes 3:157-64. 2009
    ..The study also revealed an overworked, poorly supported, poorly educated and frustrated primary health care team...
  12. ncbi Getting to the truth? Researching user views of primary health care
    Helen Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Health Policy Plan 17:32-41. 2002
    ....
  13. ncbi 'It makes me want to run away to Saudi Arabia': management and implementation challenges for public financing reforms from a maternity ward perspective
    Loveday Penn-Kekana
    Centre for Health Policy, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Health Policy Plan 19:i71-i77. 2004
    ....
  14. ncbi STD care in the South African private health sector
    H Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy and Medical Research Council Research Group on Health Policy, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
    S Afr Med J 91:151-6. 2001
    ..Although a complex task, strategies need to be found to improve the quality of care provided within the private sector...
  15. pmc Changes in pediatric HIV-related hospital admissions and mortality in Soweto, South Africa, 1996-2011: light at the end of the tunnel?
    Tammy Meyers
    Department of Paediatrics, Harriet Shezi Clinic, Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:503-10. 2012
    ....
  16. ncbi Denial and defiance: a socio-political analysis of AIDS in South Africa
    Helen Schneider
    Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    AIDS 16:S45-51. 2002
  17. ncbi The performance of different models of primary care provision in Southern Africa
    Anne Mills
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 59:931-43. 2004
    ....
  18. ncbi Strengthening the health system and ensuring equity in the widescale implementation of an antiretroviral therapy programme in South Africa
    Helen Schneider
    S Afr Med J 93:772-3. 2003
  19. pmc A new face for private providers in developing countries: what implications for public health?
    Natasha Palmer
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
    Bull World Health Organ 81:292-7. 2003
    ..Even without such contractual arrangements, these companies provide an important lesson to the public sector that acceptability of services to users and low-cost service delivery are not incompatible objectives...
  20. pmc Incorporating health care quality into health antitrust law
    Helen Schneider
    Nicholas C, Petris Center on Health Care Markets and Consumer Welfare, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:89. 2008
    ..The study separately examines the effect of competition on non-profit hospitals...
  21. ncbi Perceptions of academic skills of children diagnosed with ADHD
    Daniel Eisenberg
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, SPH II MC 2029, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Atten Disord 10:390-7. 2007
    ..This study investigates how the academic skills of children diagnosed with ADHD are perceived by teachers, parents, and the children themselves...
  22. pmc The politics of AIDS in South Africa: beyond the controversies
    Didier Fassin
    Centre de Recherche sur les Enjeux Contemporains en Santé Publique, Université Paris 13 Inserm, 74 rue Marcel Cachin, 93 017 Bobigny, France
    BMJ 326:495-7. 2003
  23. ncbi Cryptococcosis in Gauteng: implications for monitoring of HIV treatment programmes
    Kerrigan M McCarthy
    S Afr Med J 98:452, 454. 2008