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Linkage Officers X6

Aids Foundation South Africa (AFSA) - Various Areas, KwaZulu-Natal

Contract | Healthcare

Closing date yi 27 ka October 2020

Aids Foundation South Africa (AFSA) Linkage Officers X6 Various Areas

Purpose

  • Strengthening linkages between the community and facilities in collaboration with the Facility Team Leads, nurses and Data Capturers
  • FIXED TERM: October 2020 – September 2021

Locations:

  • X3 Ugu
  • X3 King Cetshwayo District.

Requirements

  • Senior Certificate (Grade 12) or NQF Level 4
  • Tertiary qualification in health care activities or enrolled nursing certificate
  • HAST Counsellor – 10 days course
  • Minimum of 1-2 years relevant experience.
     

Skills & Competencies

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build and maintain relations with stakeholders and clients
  • Report writing and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of MS Office software packages
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Driver’s License.

Responsibilities

  • Assist with the linking WBOTs with OVC partners for tracing LTFU and delivering ART to at risk beneficiaries
  • Collaborate in the tracing and follow up of (children <2) LTFU in PMTCT cascade
  • Support bi-directional referrals of C/ALHIV, with DSPs referring new and existing C/ALHIV, prioritizing patients with unsuppressed viral loads
  • Setting up and managing a patient referral system
  • Serving as a point of contact and information base between the community and facility
  • Supporting the facility staff with data collection, collation and verifications related to the linkage of parolees and health facilities
  • Tracking linkage targets, and preparing and submitting monthly reports
  • Supporting quality improvement processes to strengthen linkage approaches and identify and document good linkage practices
  • Actively tracking and documenting patients who have transferred out of the facility
  • Submitting daily, weekly and monthly data reports.

Additional Information

  • Salary: R 4 333.00 p.m
Lomsebenzi ufakwe ngu Siseko Gwegwe nge 22 ka October 2020