Broad Reach Vacancies – Facility Professional Nurse

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Job Description:

The Professional Nurse’s primary responsibility is to support the implementation of strategic and tactical interventions at Department of Health (DoH) facilities and sites through the provision of direct HIV & TB related clinical services to patients and clients, namely PICT, PrEP,TB & ART initiations and viral load monitoring and other HIV/AIDS,TB related activities. She / he will drive the 95-95-95 HIV and TB agendas for adults and children by ensuring that clinical protocols and guidelines are being implemented at target facilities and that facility staff are continuously identifying and addressing clinical issues to reach 95-95-95 targets.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conduct TB Screening for all patients seen and all TB Standards met
  • Initiate PrEp on negative patients and ART on newly diagnosed HIV positive adult and paediatric clients as per the ART Guidelines.
  • Provide HIV Counselling and testing within the framework of Provider Initiated Counselling and Testing (PICT)
  • Contact patients to return at scheduled intervals for Viral Loads in accordance with treatment guidelines
  • Ensure Quality control measures including record keeping for all activities undertaken
  • EMTCT Guidelines implemented and PMTCT Standards met

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge and use of BR tools
  • Understanding of and familiarity with Ideal Clinic, ICDM / ICSM and National Core Standards
  • Understanding of 90-90-90 HIV and TB strategies for adults and children
  • Understanding of HIV and TB clinical and treatment guidelines and protocols for adults and children

Qualification & Experience:

  • 3 years’ experience as a Professional Nurse of which 1 year within the HIV setting.
  • Diploma in Nursing

Job Details:

Company: BroadReach

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Gert Sibande, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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