05 August 2013
Re: Ndumiso Nsingo-HA00019632 D.O.B 29/12/1978
Date of consultation: 5/8/2013 Time of consultation: 10.02am
Thank you for referring Ndumiso Nsingo to us for an active care call.
I have written the report to provide advice in response to the active care referral for Mr Nsingo. The advice is based on the assessment that took place on 5/8/2013. In the sections below I have described the relevant medical issues, assessed his current capacity for employment, commented on the prognosis as well as addressing any specific questions you have raised.
Any previous record of anxiety, stress, depression
After speaking with Mr Nsingo, he states that he has never been diagnosed with any previous episodes of stress/anxiety/depression in the past.
Description of relevant medical issues
I understand from Mr Nsingo that he has been absent from work due to work related stressors and triggers.
Mr Nsingo has discussed with me, work related conflicts and issues that have resulted in him being absent from work over the past two weeks.
He reports as to how much work has affected his present health; how he perceives there is a lack of communication between him and some of his other colleagues and managers. He perceives that he is receiving less favourable treatment within work and this has caused him induced stress and anxiety. He says that he has presented around 6 grievances over the past 7 months to management; in his perception none of which have been addressed or acknowledged to date.
It is apparent that unless these issues, conflicts and dissatisfaction are discussed and resolved his return to work (RTW) remains guarded.
He is not presently on medication as this has not been advised by his General Practitioner (GP) at the moment.
I have today further advised Mr Nsingo regarding the measures that he should