Sunday , February 25 2024

Broadreach Healthcare Vacancies – QA/QI Technical Advisor

Website BroadReach

Job Description:

S/he will be the technical expert and lead for activities related to strengthening Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Improvement (QI) support services rendered by BroadReach Provincial and District levels, be the key point of contact in national consultative QA forums. The Technical Lead will coordinate and manage the team of QA QI specialists responsible for activities at District and Facility levels, standardizing the BroadReach approach across all districts.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Set and guide standards which will form the foundation of quality assurance and quality improvement across all BroadReach supported districts, providing guidance and leadership on the design and implementation of modalities and “best practices” in QA and QI
  • Develop tools and job aids to monitor and support the achievement of QA and QI objectives within BR and DoH
  • Collaborate within BroadReach towards optimal support of QA and QI initiatives through our data and analytics platforms
  • Provide Technical Assistance on QA and QI to BroadReach customers, clients and internal stakeholders at national, provincial and district levels; keeping abreast of changing policies, guidelines and mandates and leading their roll out across districts where required.
  • Provide project management and implementation mentorship support to direct reports to ensure that district and facility management and facility staff in supported districts are compliant with Site Improvement through Monitoring Systems (SIMS) requirements, National Core Standards for Health Establishments (NCS), Ideal Clinic Realisation and Maintenance (ICRM) for Primary Health Facilities and Hospitals and are on track towards improvement targets in respect of each.
  • Set guidelines, protocols and an M&E framework for the functioning of the QA and QI team

Job Requirements:

  • Experience in delivering presentations and facilitating workshops
  • Thorough knowledge of the SA National Core Standards for Health Establishments, Ideal Clinic Realisation and Maintenance, and various Quality Assessment methodologies is a prerequisite.
  • Thorough knowledge of the South African Integrated Clinical Services Management model, 90-90-90 HIV and TB strategic frameworks
  • Master’s degree in a relevant area such as Healthcare, Science or the Social Sciences
  • Recognised Diploma or Degree in Quality Assurance or Risk Management
  • Medical, nursing or pharmacy degree
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience within the healthcare industry is a pre-requisite
  • Experience in health care industry with a specific focus on quality standards and assessments and most current Quality Improvement and
  • Quality Assurance approaches, methods, tools, modalities and global best practices
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in quality assurance and/or quality improvement and/or quality standards development and assessments is a pre-requisite
  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Experience in government department engagement at a senior level (minimum Provincial level)
  • Recognised Degree in Health Service or General Management
  • Recognised Diploma or Degree in Health Science Education or Adult Education
  • Current Registration with the HPCSA, SANC or SAPC
  • Knowledge of the South African DOH governing policies, regulations, directives and models related to health professions acts and omissions, ethics and scopes of practice
  • Recognised Diploma or Degree in Health Service Management

Job Details:

Company: BroadReach

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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