Road Accident Fund (RAF): Medical Management Internships 2024

Road Accident Fund (RAF): Medical Management Internships 2024


The Road Accident Fund (RAF) invites unemployed graduates to apply for the Medical Management Internship Programme for the 2024/2025 academic year. This internship provides an excellent opportunity for young graduates to gain valuable work experience in the medical management field.

Internship Application Closing Date: 26 June 2024
Internship Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng



Purpose of the Internship

The RAF is committed to youth skills development by offering graduates who have completed relevant National Diploma/B Degree programs the chance to gain practical work experience. The internship is open to unemployed graduates aged between 18 and 23 and will run for a period of eighteen (18) months. Interns will be based in the Medical Management Department in Johannesburg.

Work-Based Exposure

Interns may gain experience in the following areas:

  • Conducting medical assessments and compiling injury assessment reports
  • Escalating complex cases for multi-disciplinary review and adjudication
  • Maintaining documentation and regularly updating the exception handling process
  • Conducting assessments and bill reviews on submitted claims, focusing on the appropriate level of care, length of stay, and quality of care
  • Handling and responding to correspondence
  • Reporting on emerging risks
  • Providing ad hoc reports on process improvement initiatives
  • Receiving complaints and liaising with relevant stakeholders
  • Following up and providing feedback to all stakeholders to keep them updated on the status of queries
  • Responding to queries within predefined turnaround times



Qualifications and Experience

Applicants must provide the following:

  • Certified Grade 12/NQF 4 level certificate
  • Certified copy of National Diploma/B Degree/Advanced Diploma in Health Science or a medical-related qualification
  • Certified copy of ID
  • Certified copy of academic transcript (applications without transcripts will be eliminated)
  • CV and motivational letter

Technical and Behavioral Competencies

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Detail orientation
  • Desire and potential to learn
  • Self-motivation
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks as needed
  • Team player
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Knowledge of PFMA
  • Understanding of Motor Vehicle Accident Legislation

Road Accident Fund Values

  • Integrity
  • Compassion
  • Accountability
  • Respect
  • Excellence
  • Empathy

How to Apply

Click here to apply online for Road Accident Fund (RAF): Medical Management Internships 2024