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Care and Treatment Officer

Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation – Uganda

This is a Full-time position in Uganda posted December 28, 2021.

Care and Treatment Officer Jobs in Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation – Uganda Uganda vacancies in Uganda at Baylor College of Medicine Childr

# Job Description

To review and monitor the implementation of Baylor Uganda objectives for
Pediatric HIV care & treatment in alignment with up to date MoH guidelines for
comprehensive Pediatric, adolescent and adult HIV care & treatment to improve
health facility service programs, system and structure.

Overall Responsibilities
• Prepare and monitor the implementation of a consolidated & harmonized
cluster periodic procurement plans, work plans & budgets for the project as
well as their integration into district and health facilities periodic
strategic and developmental plans and budget in line with Baylor-Uganda HSS
mandate.
• Monitor the implementation of Continuous Quality Improvement CQI based &
data driven capacity programs for health workers and community key
stakeholders in comprehensive pediatric, adolescent and adult HIV/AIDS/T.B
prevention, care and treatment services through ‘trainings, mentorships and
support supervision’ in line with Ministry of Health Guidelines and donor HSS
guidelines.
• Monitor the implementation of strategies and systems for strengthening HF to
improve ART/ant-TB initiation, treatment and outcome monitoring through case
conference, mortality and as well as increasing ART/BTU facility coverage
through HF assessment for accreditation especially in underserved geographical
areas and populations in line MoH guidelines.
• Provide technical support during the development and monitoring the
implementation of periodic cluster PMP, health facility & district PMPs in
alignment to all projects objectives using CQI approach then produce
consolidated periodic reports to key stakeholders in line with Baylor-Uganda
HSS mandate.
• Provide technical support in rational use of medical commodities,
documentation of consumption as well as laboratory performance in the cluster
in line with MOH guidelines.
• Establish/strengthen health facility based system for infection control and
waste management through the CQI approach in line with MoH Biosafety and
Health Care Waste management guidelines.
• Provide technical support for integration and provision of HIV prevention,
gender in the face of HIV and reproductive health services in the district in
line with the National HIV prevention priority areas.
• Establish/strengthen collaboration/partnership with other key district
stakeholders involved in provision of HIV related services and as well as
monitor the implementation of strategies for community mobilization and
advocacy for all project in the district.
• Provide technical support to the key stakeholders in monitoring the
implementation of strategies for strengthening client linkage & referral
system to increase demand for comprehensive services and a functional patient
tracking system for retention purposes.
• Provide technical support in health systems strengthening in terms of human
resources management as well as conduct supervisory HR & administrative
support activities to maintain a competent & motivated “cluster team” in line
with the Uganda employment act and Baylor-Uganda Human resources manual.
• Provide support during the sub-granting process to the district in terms of
sub grant planning and budgeting, monitoring implementation of approved sub
grant plan and budgets in line with Baylor grants policy.
• Participate in operational research through development of abstracts,
manuscripts and case reports and disseminate findings in journals and other
fora in line with Baylor-Uganda research guidelines.

Required Qualification, Experience and Competencies:
• Bachelors degree of medicine and surgery MB ChB and registration with
the Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council
• Personal competencies in team building and good communication skills.
• Being dynamic, Persuasive & convincing, self- motivated and able to
demonstrate high initiative.
• Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
• Experience as a supervisor in clinic or hospital-based services.
• Knowledge of HIV/TB and ART
• Knowledge of community-based health care and advocacy
• Knowledge of district health systems and protocols
• Knowledge of HMIS and data reporting
• 3 Years Relevant Experience

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URL:: Link to Apply

[ **Submit your CV and Application on Company Website : Click Here**
]https://careers.baylor-uganda.org/account/signin

**Closing Date** : 10th Jan. 2022

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