PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: GAUTENG DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF HEALT
REF NO: 002128
Directorate: Quality Assurance Unit
SALARY : R226 083 R262 092 per annum (including benefits)
CENTRE : Kalafong Provincial Tertiary Hospital
CLOSING DATE : 22 December 2017
Basic qualifications accredited with the South African Nursing Council in terms of government notice 425, i.
appropriate Degree / Diploma in Nursing.
Current registration with South African Nursing Council as a Professional appropriate / recognizable experience in nursing after registration as a professional nurse with SANC.
Knowledge of IPC prescripts, practices, standards.
Qualifications in IPC will be an added advantage.
Certificate in basic computer skills (MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
Interpersonal communication and leadership skills.
Ability to engage with appropriate stakeholders on IPC matters.
Good writing and verbal skills.
Knowledge of IPC standard according to National Core Standards document.
Ability to do IPC Quality Improvement Plan and implement identified challenges.
To assist in implementation and management of the IPC Programmes.
Responsible for the monitoring and assistance with the implementation of Institutional Infection Prevention and Control plan.
To prevent, control and monitor infections in the health care setting.
Develop and monitor the implantation of continuous infection prevention and control education and training.
Implement and maintain an effective hospital infection surveillance system in alignment with the infection prevention and control standard operating procedures.
Strengthen and maintain internal and external collaboration with relevant stakeholders.
Implement and evaluate infection prevention and control situation analysis.
Consolidate statistics and outcomes of analysis and compile reports.
Monitor compliance with infection control practices to reduce infection rates.
Investigate and control outbreaks of infections.
Review and monitor the implementation and effectiveness of clinical standard operating procedures.
Monitor the implementation of relevant National and Provincial acts, policies and guidelines.
Ms. M.J. Mbiza, Tel No (012) 318-6910 / (012) 380-7059
APPLICATIONS : Applications must be submitted to: Kalafong Hospital, Human Resource Department, Private Bag X396, Pretoria, 0001. Hand Delivery at Kalafong Security Gate and sign in register book or apply online at www.gauteng.gov.za.
NOTE : Medical surveillance will be conducted on the recommended applicants, with no costs.