Wits Health Consortium (WHC) was appointed as the principal recipient (PR) by the RCM for phase II of the TIMS grant. As in the first phase of the grant the a project management office (PMO) will be the de facto operational, coordination and implementation body for the TIMS grant under the direction of the Wits Health Consortium (WHC) Board. The primary objective of the PMO is to ensure that all project deliverables are achieved within agreed timelines; budgets and stipulated WHC and funder polices.
The key functions of the PMO include:
Delivery Management: Responsible for managing the operational implementation and coordination of regional TB interventions in the mining sector, i.e. ensuring resources are dedicated to the appropriate outputs/projects; outputs are created within agreed timelines and within budget; and in-line with strategic goals.