Dr Mpho Banda has, as a consultant in Occupational and Environmental Medicine, solid experience overseas spanning over 17 years in the private, public health and corporate sectors.
Mpho offers Occupational Health Services including, work absence and return to work (RTW) and work-related injury management. She conducts an array of the following health assessments: pre-employment screening, occupational health surveillance and periodic medical assessments, executive medicals, independent fitness for duty (FFD) assessments, independent medical examinations (IME), functional capacity assessments, railway (AHP) and road safety medical assessment, firefighter medicals, commercial driver fitness tests, and assessments as a medical review officer (MRO) for drug and alcohol testing, and disability insurance claim assessments.
She has a particular interest in employee wellness and mental health and is highly motivated and committed to improving the quality of life of others. Mpho focuses specific attention on the physical, emotional, cognitive and psychological aspects by way of serving as a link for referrals to specialists and relevant multidisciplinary health-care providers.
Beyond providing Occupational Health Services, Mpho is a keen sportsperson who teaches Zumba as part of her commitment and advocacy to healthy living. Mpho has significant occupational medicine experience, a thorough knowledge and commitment to compliance with occupational health and safety (OHS), workplace diversity, high-quality customer service, industrial democracy principles and practices, and an understanding of and commitment to organisational values.