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.
TB HIV Care 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 The Data Capturer is responsible to assist Department of Health facilities with data capturing and data management activities.
To support the capturing, verification and reporting of TIER.Net / ETR / DHIS data at supported Health Facilities, with a specific focus on TB data.
Ensure that all TB data is up to date and that any defaulters are identified and reported to THC and facility staff responsible for tracking and tracing of patients.
Minimum requirements : Minimum requirement of a Matriculation exemption is a tertiary qualification would be advantageous.
Trained on TIER.Net software and / or previous experience with TIER.Net data capturing and reporting.Minimum of 2 years- experience in working with DoH data / M&E systems from patient-
record level to DHIS level;Ability to communicate in English,IsiXhosa,IsiZulu or AfrikaansA valid driver-s licenseProficiency in Microsoft packages Key Performance AreasSupport facilities to ensure all relevant data is accurately captured into health information systems e.
g. DHIS, ETR, Sinjani, PERMIS, TIER.NetEnsure facility generates daily, weekly and monthly TIER.Net line list reportsCollect and verify data against facility weekly tally books to ensure data qualityInteract with colleagues and project management to ensure fulfillment of project objectivesInteract with Department of Health and THC staff to capture relevant subject-
related informationEnsure that weekly, monthly and ad-hoc reports are submitted on timeFiling and administrative duties as required Knowledge, Skills and Competencies : Strong knowledge of HIV / AIDSExperience in data collection and capturingExperience with data capturing or collection within the public health sector will be advantageous.
Familiarity with the public health sector and District Health System will be advantageousPrevious exposure within a NGO / NPO environmentKnowledge of cancer would be advantageousGood knowledge of health programme data and information managementStrong Microsoft Office proficiencyGood understanding of data management systemsAttention to detail, good time management and monitoring skills