Data Clerk at THINK TUBERCULOSIS

Job Description

THINK is seeking a suitably qualified Data Clerk for the anticipated USAID Accelerate Tuberculosis Elimination and Program Resilience Activity (ACCELERATE 1- High Burden Areas) project to be based in Gauteng/KwaZulu-Natal, to oversee the Sedibeng and Tshwane region.

Minimum Requirements
• Matric
• 1-3 years’ experience as a M&E Data Clerk

Duties:
• Ensuring that health information systems (HIS) e.g., TIER.Net and EDR Web data completeness, consistency, accuracy and timeliness of reported data are maintained
• Provide additional back capturing data support to ensure no data backlogs
• Provide additional support with filing of TB patients’ clinical stationery
• Work with clinical teams within healthcare facilities to ensure quality TB data reporting
• Conduct routine data quality assessments (RDQA’s) on TB data across supported facilities
• Assist with the data input process to ensure data quality criteria are adhered
• Review of routine HIS data with THINK clinical mentors to identify areas of data reporting challenges
• Maintain a weekly portfolio of evidence (POE) of all HIS generated reports
• Report to the data quality mentors (DQMs) regarding data quality challenges
• Work closely with healthcare facility staff including DoH data capture to resolve data queries
• Continued internal stakeholder engagements with M&E district supporting staff (DQM, M&E district coordinator)
• Capacity building through attending HIS system trainings
• Comply with all THINK rules and regulations and policies and procedures
• Be passionate about making the difference and add value to THINK
• Perform other duties as required