Data Monitor

TB HIV Care - Zululand, KwaZulu-Natal

Overview

TB HIV Care (THC), in existence since 1929, is an internationally recognised non-profit organisation. We provide health care services throughout South Africa to both the general population and communities at increased risk for HIV and TB, including adolescent girls and young women, sex workers and people who use drugs. THC provides a stimulating work environment and the opportunity to work with leaders in the field of HIV and TB prevention and care. Our work culture is adapted to the constantly-evolving South African health care environment and will suit solution-driven team players interested in opportunities for career development while working to connect people with care

Purpose of the position:

To monitor and evaluate the data collected by the data capturers to ensure data integrity and accurate reporting.

Responsibilities

  • Liaise with facilitators and clinical staff on PP Prev data management issues 
  • Ensure that all data is kept current and up to date (oversee an efficient record management system) 
  • Ensure standardized tools and stationery used for data collection across all facilities 
  • Ensure that accurate formulas are inserted on the PrEP electronic registers to capture correct information from source documents 
  • Address all challenges and human errors with data capturing and reporting 
  • Innovate more efficient and effective ways to capture, analyze, present, and report 
  • Ensure resolution and follow-ups are performed on all discrepancies 
  • Assist in maintaining compliance according to funder requirements 
  • Updating PPPrev database 
  • Conduct routine data quality checks within specified time frames 
  • Compile PPPrev RDQAs

Requirements

  •  Degree/diploma in health/ public health/ social sciences from or other relevant fields
  •  Computer certification including Excel 
  • Possession of DHIS or Tier.net, data management computer programme certificate 
  • 2- 3 years data management, data verification/quality assurance experience 
  • Proficiency in English and isiZulu languages 
  • Computer literate in MS office 
  • Valid code 08 driver’s licence 
  • Clear criminal record