PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: MPUMALANGA
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
The Mpumalanga Department of Health invites suitably qualified applicants to apply for the posts as
indicated below, provided that they meet the appointment requirements.
APPLICATIONS : The Head of Department OR Hand delivered to: Provincial Office No 3
Government Boulevard, Department of Health, Riverside, Mbombela, Private Bag
X 11285, 1200, Mbombela, 1200
FOR ATTENTION : Ms. D P Khoza
CLOSING DATE : 29 June 2018 (at 14h00 sharp) all applications received after the closing date and
time will not be entertained.
NOTE : The Department of Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. It
is our intention to promote representatively in respect of race, gender and disability
through the filling of these positions. Candidates whose transfer / promotion /
appointment will promote representivity will receive preference. NB 🙁 People with
disabilities are requested to apply and indicate such in their application forms)
Application should be submitted on Z83 form obtainable from any public services
Department and should be accompanied by recently certified copies of
qualifications (preferably within 3 months), ID/passport and curriculum vitae.
Please quote the Correct references on your form and where possible the
station/Centre where the post is. Please Note: One Application Form Per Post. No
faxed applications will be accepted. NB: Candidates who are not contacted within
3 months after the closing date must consider their applications as having been
unsuccessful except for professional posts, which will be finalised within 3 months.
In line with the vetting strategy of the Public Service, personal details of applicants
will be verified during the selection should be submitted on Z83 form obtainable
from any public services department and should be accompanied by certified
copies of qualifications, ID/passport and curriculum vitae. Please quote the
references on your form and where possible the station/centre where the post is.
The department reserves the right to amend / review / withdraw advertised posts
if by so doing, the best interest of the department will be well served.
OTHER POSTS: STATE ACCOUNTANT: SALARIES
POST 24/158 : HEALTH INFORMATION OFFICER – SUB-DISTRICTS REF NO:
MPDOH/JUNE/18/45 (X11 POSTS)
SALARY : R226 611 per annum (Level 07) plus benefits
CENTRE : Sub-Districts:
Dr. JS Moroka
REQUIREMENTS : Grade 12 plus a minimum of 5 years’ experience in working with DHIS or Degree/
Diploma in Statistic or Information Management with 3 years’ experience in DHIS.
Advanced computer literacy. Presentation and data analysis skills. Advanced
computer literacy. Presentation and data analysis skills. Good communication
skills. Extensive knowledge in Health Information systems. Ability to work under
pressure. Knowledge of public health indicators and data elements. Advance
knowledge in management of registers and all relevant source documents.
Knowledge of data quality assessment tools and methods. Skills in data
consolidation, verification and validation process. Valid driver’s license.
DUTIES : Conduct database management of DHIS and other relevant systems. Conduct
sub-district data submission meetings. Consolidate sub-district data from all
sources/ system and data submission to the next level. Support DHIS version
updates and workshops relating to new versions. Support implementation of
National and Provincial Health Information systems (ETR.net, Tier.net, HPRS,
PHC e-tick register and THIS-TB & HIV Information system). Support health
facilities on data quality assessment and Quality Improvement plans, monitor
implementation of health information policies. Support District Health Plans (DHP)
programs, District Health Expenditure Reviews (DHER) and District Health Team
ENQUIRIES : Ms. G. Mokone Tel No: (013 766 3340) or Ms G. Nkosi Tel No: (013 766 3103)
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