Posted on: 06 March 2017
ID 536488

VMMC Sessional Doctor Needed Urgently

  • Management of Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Clinical Service Providing Medical/Surgical Care:
  • Assessing suitability of men to undergo circumcision
  • Assessing and managing patients through all the VMMC “package of services”(e.g. management of STIs,   
  • Counselling).
  • Perform voluntary medical male circumcision procedures on suitable clients, in accordance with
  • accepted  protocols/models
  • Clinical management of pre and post-operative patients
  • Prescribing medication where/as appropriate
  • Following up, monitoring and managing patients post VMMC for AE’s according to SA National and WHO VMMC guidelines and protocols
  • Reporting according to standard VMMC M&E requirements
  • Being part of a roving team that performs VMMC in other settings
  • Provision of Post Exposure Prophylaxis according to accepted guidelines
  • Managing Clinical Services:
  • Supervise all clinical professional staff members in the patient care setting.
  • Implementation of Department of Health VMMC guidelines and WHO MOVE Model.
  • Ensure that infection control policies are adhered to.
  • Caseload analysis including identifying situations in which patients are scheduled for unnecessary services and  
  • Revising treatment plans to address these situations.
  • Developing policies and standard operating procedures that help the organization maintain compliance with
  • Company standards, health care laws and regulations.
  • Represent the organization in clinical and community demand activities with key stakeholders (Department of Health, private companies, etc.) in liaison with clinic manager.
  • Conducting studies/evaluations in accordance with ethically approved protocols
  • Conducting morbidity reviews.
  • Ensure facility equipment is maintained
  • Performing any other duties that will contribute to the efficient running of the VMMC Programme as may be assigned by management
  • Qualification / Professional Membership
  • Medical Degree (MBChB, or equivalent)
  • Valid registration with the HPCSA as a Medical Practitioner
  • Demonstrable understanding of relevant SA DOH HIV/AIDS/STI/TB management guidelines and policies
  • VMMC trained and certified by CHAPS
  • Demonstrable ability to work in a team
  • Work Experience
  • At least 2 years’ experience in treating PLWHA 
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a public sector primary health care setting
  • Other requirements
  • Intermediate personal computer skills including electronic mail, record keeping, routine database activity, word, processing, spread sheet, graphics.
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