AIDS Healthcare Foundation South Africa Employment Opportunities

AIDS Healthcare Foundation National Medical Director South Africa Employment Opportunities


Req No 2017-6517
Job Locations South Africa-Umlazi
Category Healthcare
Type Regular Full-Time

Founded in 1987, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the largest specialized provider of HIV/AIDS medical care in the nation. Our mission is to provide cutting edge medicine and advocacy, regardless of ability to pay. Through our healthcare centers, pharmacies, health plan, research and other activities, AHF provides access to the latest HIV treatments for all who need them.

AHF’s core values are to be:

  • Patient-Centered
  • Value Employees
  • Respect for Diversity
  • Nimble
  • Fight for What’s Right

    Responsibilities

  • Maintains 30 hours weekly to see patients at the clinic, providing initiation, treatment, care and follow-up as required.
  • Ensures that all patients access various diagnostic tests. Analyses and evaluates medical procedures and diagnostic tests that promote good clinical outcomes in accordance to standard guidelines.
  • Provides leadership in analysis of reports, tests, examination and facilitation of referrals to medical specialists or other practitioners for specialized treatment.
  • Participates in setting up and ensuring that, referrals from other government clinics is operational within the agreed context with the Department of Health and partner institutions.
  • Responsible for maintaining delivery of high quality medical care and efficiency of all services provided within the program.
  • Ultimately responsible for day to day operations and decision making involving front office, nursing, pharmacy, and case management in liaison with appropriate managers/directors
    Prepares monthly and other important reports as necessary and required by AHF management.
  • Interacts and liaises with partners in a manner that is professional and promotes the principle of positive collaboration
  • Undertakes any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

    How to apply

    Applicants Should apply online

    For more information and job application details, see;
    AIDS Healthcare Foundation National Medical Director South Africa Employment Opportunities






    AIDS Healthcare Foundation Pharmacist Assistant South Africa Employment Opportunities

    Req No 2015-3981
    Job Locations South Africa-Umlazi
    Category Pharmacy
    Type Regular Full-Time

    Responsibilities

  • Reviews and processes prescriptions and medication orders as per request.
  • Assist pharmacist in preparing and dispensing medication orders and prescription.
  • Prepares, fills and compounds drugs orders by AHF physicians and other authorized personnel.
  • Operates and uses appropriate techniques within system for storage, preparation and dispensing of medication agents and follows the healthcare centers policies regarding medication preparation and labeling, controlled substances reconciliation and purchasing of pharmaceuticals and supplies.
  • Provide and supply information or instructions relating to the correct use of drugs supplied.
  • Maintains established policies and procedures concerning quality assurance, security of controlled substances, and disposal of hazardous waste drugs.
  • Receives and stores incoming stock or medical supplies according to the SOP and follow regulation
  • Performs along with pharmacist monthly stock count (monthly stock-take).
  • Be able to answer telephone queries prompt and cautiously.
  • Be able to communicates with relevant personnel at Provincial Pharmaceutical Supply Depot (PPSD formerly know as PMSC) to ensure timely delivery of drugs, if requested.
  • Communicates with relevant personnel at Primary Health Care (PHC) sites to ensure timely distribution of pre-dispensed drugs.
  • Provides weekly adherence reports, monthly reports on down referral sites.
  • Provides pharmacy manager with statistical data as required.

    How to apply

    Applicants Should apply online

    For more information and job application details, see;
    AIDS Healthcare Foundation Pharmacist Assistant South Africa Employment Opportunities






    AIDS Healthcare Foundation Pharmacist Assistant South Africa Employment Opportunities

    Req No 2016-4482
    Job Locations South Africa-Umlazi
    Category Pharmacy
    Type Regular Full-Time

    Responsibilities

  • Reviews and processes prescriptions and medication orders as per request.
  • Assist pharmacist in preparing and dispensing medication orders and prescription.
  • Prepares, fills and compounds drugs orders by AHF physicians and other authorized personnel.
  • Operates and uses appropriate techniques within system for storage, preparation and dispensing of medication agents and follows the healthcare centers policies regarding medication preparation and labeling, controlled substances reconciliation and purchasing of pharmaceuticals and supplies.
  • Assist the pharmacist in the retrieval of accurate, concise, applicable data relating to drug usage. Also be able to collect specific patient related information (eg: allergies, drug patients contraindications, side effects, dosages and storage of drugs, etc).
  • Provide and supply information or instructions relating to the correct use of drugs supplied.
  • Receives and stores incoming stock or medical supplies according to the SOP and follow regulation
  • Performs along with pharmacist monthly stock count (monthly stock-take).
  • Be able to answer telephone queries prompt and cautiously.
  • Communicates with relevant personnel at Primary Health Care (PHC) sites to ensure timely distribution of pre-dispensed drugs.
  • Provides weekly adherence reports, monthly reports on down referral sites.
  • Provides pharmacy manager with statistical data as required.

    How to apply

    Applicants Should apply online

    For more information and job application details, see;
    AIDS Healthcare Foundation Pharmacist Assistant South Africa Employment Opportunities






    AIDS Healthcare Foundation Professional Nurse South Africa Employment Opportunities

    Req No 2016-5767
    Job Locations South Africa-Umlazi
    Category Healthcare Center Operations
    Type Regular Full-Time

    Responsibilities

  • Maintains clinical competency, as demonstrated in providing and directing patient care.
  • Assists and communicates with medical staff concerning patient care issues (e.g., change in condition, refill requests, patient incidents).
  • Asesses and Triages patients.
  • Participates in the case management of individual patients to ensure the continuity of care.
  • Maintains compliance with Nursing Council of South Africa, and other regulatory agencies, statutes and standards.
  • Conducts nursing care in a manner reflective of the philosophy of AIDS Healthcare Foundation.
  • Provides education to patient and patient's personal support system in areas such as disease management, safe sex, etc.
  • Complies with safety standards and infection control standards.
  • Participates in nursing staff orientation and serves as a clinical resource.
  • Exercises appropriate judgement and good decision-making skills.

    How to apply

    Applicants Should apply online

    For more information and job application details, see;
    AIDS Healthcare Foundation Professional Nurse South Africa Employment Opportunities






    AIDS Healthcare Foundation Professional Nurse South Africa Employment Opportunities

    Req No 2016-5768
    Job Locations South Africa-Umlazi
    Category Healthcare Center Operations
    Type Regular Full-Time

    Responsibilities

  • Maintains clinical competency, as demonstrated in providing and directing patient care.
  • Assists and communicates with medical staff concerning patient care issues (e.g., change in condition, refill requests, patient incidents).
  • Asesses and Triages patients.
  • Participates in the case management of individual patients to ensure the continuity of care.
  • Maintains compliance with Nursing Council of South Africa, and other regulatory agencies, statutes and standards.
  • Conducts nursing care in a manner reflective of the philosophy of AIDS Healthcare Foundation.
  • Provides education to patient and patient's personal support system in areas such as disease management, safe sex, etc.
  • Complies with safety standards and infection control standards.
  • Participates in nursing staff orientation and serves as a clinical resource.
  • Exercises appropriate judgement and good decision-making skills.

    How to apply

    Applicants Should apply online

    For more information and job application details, see;
    AIDS Healthcare Foundation Professional Nurse South Africa Employment Opportunities



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