BroadReach Vacancies Ugu District – Enrolled Nurse

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Job Description:

The Enrolled Nurse: TB Roving Team responsibilities are 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 and the facilitation of on-site training and technical assistance to DoH staff at selected facilities across the district. They will coordinate and support the facility clinical staff, Data Capturers and Data Support and Use Officers to integrate TB HIV services within the facilities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • To undertake enrolled nursing duties, within a Primary Health care / Hospital Service /
  • Contact Presumptive TB patients and TB patients with unknown HIV status and those HIV positive not yet on ART to ensure HTS and ART initiation as
  • Ensure Quality control measures including record keeping for all activities
  • Provide HIV Counselling and testing within the framework of Provider Initiated Counselling and Testing (PICT)
  • Contact TB Contacts for review of TB status and testing for HIV ensuring linkage to treatment as
  • Coordinate and communicate with other community partners to link diagnosed TB patients to treatment
  • Conduct clinical reviews for all TB HIV positive patients (including, but not limited to phlebotomy, review of lab results, recording and defaulter management)

Job Requirements:

  • Understanding of HIV and TB clinical and treatment guidelines and protocols for adults and children
  • Understanding of 90-90-90 HIV and TB strategies for adults and children
  • Knowledge of diagnosis, clinical management and on-going antiretroviral use in HIV and TB exposed and infected children and adults.
  • Understanding of and familiarity with Ideal Clinic, ICDM / ICSM and National Core Standards

Qualification & Experience:

  • Standard 10 (Grade 12) / N3 or equivalent, current enrolment with SANC is essential
  • At least 2 years’ experience in HIV/AIDS and TB
  • Post qualification in HIV/AIDS/TB/STI is advantageous

Job Details:

Company: BroadReach

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Ugu, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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