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Staff Nurses x11

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AKF)

This is a Full-time position in Ntungamo posted April 23, 2022.

Staff Nurses x11 Jobs in AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AKF) Ntungamo vacancies in Ntungamo at AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AKF)

# Job Description

AIDS Healthcare Foundation AKF is an international non-profit NGO based in
Los Angeles, California, USA. AHF operates across 45 countries worldwide and
has 1.5M+ patients in care, the majority of these being in Africa. AHF Africa
comprises 13 country programs. AHF collaborates with the Governments of these
countries through Ministries /Departments of Health MOH to provide cutting
edge medicine and free HIV and AIDS services, including antiretroviral therapy
in resource constrained settings. The organisation now seeks to hire a highly
competent, dynamic, and experienced person to fill the positions below.

STAFF NURSE – 11 POSITIONS
The positions are based at Ntungamo HC IV & Rwashamire HC IV in Ntungamo
district, Masaka Hospital, Atutur Hospital & Kumi Hospital in Kumi district,
Kanoni KC IV in Gomba district, Nakaseke Hospital, Mukujju HC IV in Tororo
district, Pabbo HC ill in Amuru District & Namokora HC IV in Kitgum district,
Ngora Freda Carr Hospital in Ngora district. This position provides quality
care to patients in a health care setting. Assists the health care team and
may act as a team leader within the scope of the practice guidelines. The
holders of these positions will perform among others the foliowing duties.
• Provides skilled nursing procedures.
• Administers medication as ordered within the scope of practice of the
licensee.
• Performs phlebotomy and/or initiates intravenous infusions as ordered
provided is certified
• Attends and participates in team conferences, meetings, CMEs as required.
• May act as a team leader to assist with the provision and supervision of
patient care.
• May supervise care given by other health workers e.g., HIV Medics, ART
Aides, Maintenance workers, Interns, Phlebotomists etc.
• Charts notes and medication administration according to protocol.
• Provides patient and family education as directed by the clinical team.
• Exercises appropriate judgment and decision-making skill

Qualifications and Experience:
• Minimum of Diploma in nursing obtained from a reputable training
institution.
• Must be registered with the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council
• Additional qualification in HIV and AIDS counselling will be an added
advantage
• Must have at least 3 years of experience providing similar services in a
reputable health facility or organization.
• Hands on experience in HIV prevention, care, and management.

Apply Online Now




Email:: globalhr.africa@aidshealth.org

To be considered for this recruitment, please. Address your email application
Cover Letter and CV ONLY to: **globalhr.africa@aidshealth.org** mentioning
clearly Position and Location in the subject line. The email should not be
larger than 2 MB – any larger email will not be considered. Deadline: Monday
05 May 2022 at 5:00pm AIDS Healthcare Foundation is on Equal Opportunity
Employer.

Staff Nurses x11 Jobs in AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AKF) Ntungamo vacancies in Ntungamo at AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AKF)

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