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Department of Health
Helen Joseph Hospital
Assistant Director - Quality Assurance
Directorate Office of the CEO
Package R 562 800.00 per annum plus benefits
Basic qualification accredited with SANC in terms of government notice R425 (i.e. Diploma / Degree in nursing) or equivalent qualification that allows registration with SANC as a Professional Nurse. Current registration with relevant health regulatory body. Basic computer literacy. Minimum 8 year’s appropriate / recognizable experience in nursing after registration as a professional nurse. Minimum 5 years’ experience in quality patient care and at least 3 years’ experience in a management position.
Manage the Clinical Audit System of the Hospital. Ensure effective and sustainable implementation and management of Standard Compliance. Co-ordinate the appointment and the activities of the Quality Assurance committee. Co-ordinate the reporting and investigation of Patient Safety Incidents in the hospital. Ensure compliance to National and Provincial Clinical Guidelines including the Ideal Hospital Framework. Manage the Customer Care programme in the hospital by putting in place the system for complaints management, patient experience surveys and providing information to the service users (marketing the services to the communities). Be part of the institutional and provincial QA forums. Ensure quality standards and compliance prevail in the hospital. Facilitate training on all quality assurance matters. Manage and collate waiting times timeously. Knowledge of health legislative framework. Excellent communication; problem solving; interpersonal; analytic and report writing skills. Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines. Knowledge of healthcare standards and health care compliance.
Applications must be submitted on Z83 form, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on The completed and signed form should be accompanied by a recently updated CV as well as certified copies of all qualification/s, Identity document (no copies of certified copies allowed, certification should not be more than six months old). N.B. Failure to attach relevant certified documents will result in your application disqualified. Successful candidates will be subjected to OHS medical surveillance as required by HBA regulations within the OHS Act 85 of 1993 and security clearance check with South African Police Services or other relevant state agencies, reference check and verification of qualifications will be conducted. Applications must be hand delivered to Human Resources department, Helen Joseph Hospital, No. 1 Perth Road Auckland Park, Basement, Johannesburg or can be posted to Helen Joseph Hospital Private Bag X 47, Auckland Park, 2006; Attention: Human resources department.
Enquiries Dr ER Masilela Tel no: (011) 489-0306
Number of Posts 1
Closing Date 2020/02/27
Criteria Questions
Do you have a diploma / degree in nursing?
Are you currently registered with relevant SANC?
Do you have minimum 8 year’s appropriate experience in nursing after registration as a professional nurse?
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged, If you do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.