Whatsapp only: +26776981238


Service Delivery Specialist (x17 positions) – BUMMHI

Bummhi is a citizen led and governed non – governmental organization providing health systems strengthening services to the Ministry of Health and Wellness (MOHW). BUMMHI is an implementing partner of the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), through which it provides PEPFAR – funded HIV care and treatment technical assistance to MOHW.

Bummhi is advertising positions for multi-disciplinary teams that will work towards strengthening the HIV care and treatment cascade. These teams will contribute to the attainment of UNAIDS 95-95-95 goals for the achievement HIV epidemic control in Botswana and be deployed in the following districts: Gaborone, Goodhope, Moshupa, Kanye, South East, Kweneng East, Kgatleng, Mahalapye, Palapye, Serowe, Francistown, and Tutume.

Position Title: Service Delivery Specialist (x17 positions)

Reports to: Technical Program Manager

Location: Districts listed

Job summary

The Service Delivery Specialist will enhance capacity of health professionals working at facility level to improve systems and processes for effective delivery of comprehensive HIV care, including strengthening care continuity systems essential for patient retention. S/he will provide clinical care in outpatient clinics to support integration of HIV treatment into general outpatient settings.

 

Essential Job Functions

  • Lead the implementation of facility level service delivery and improvement initiatives, including but not limited to, ensuring that linkage from community testing to facility treatment is seamless by fostering relations between the lay counsellors, and case managers; integration of HIV care in general outpatient clinics; and facility re­orientation of care to enable fast tracking of treatment initiation
  • Ensure direct reports have monthly work plans that are implemented in accordance to programmatic priorities
  • Foster good relations with district health authorities, facility staff, and other partners to facilitate work flow
  • Provide consultation in general outpatient clinics
  • Support district plans for development of networks connecting all levels of the health care system to ensure effective collaborative care and referrals
  • Use information generated by the program through site assessment and performance review to develop recommendations to the facility managers for resource re-allocation and/or prioritization
  • Support health facility continuous quality improvement agenda
  • Participate in training of nurses and other health professionals
  • Drive the use of performance dashboard reviews
  • Support sites to develop improvement plans as part of remediation action

Qualifications:

  • Diploma/BSc in Nursing; additional training as a Family Nurse Practitioner and Nurse Prescriber and Dispensing is desirable
  • Current practice as a family nursing care practitioner in outpatient clinics
  • Competence in health planning
  • Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Botswana

 

 

 

 

Essential Job Functions

  • Lead the implementation of facility level service delivery and improvement initiatives, including but not limited to, ensuring that linkage from community testing to facility treatment is seamless by fostering relations between the lay counsellors, and case managers; integration of HIV care in general outpatient clinics; and facility re­orientation of care to enable fast tracking of treatment initiation
  • Ensure direct reports have monthly work plans that are implemented in accordance to programmatic priorities
  • Foster good relations with district health authorities, facility staff, and other partners to facilitate work flow
  • Provide consultation in general outpatient clinics
  • Support district plans for development of networks connecting all levels of the health care system to ensure effective collaborative care and referrals
  • Use information generated by the program through site assessment and performance review to develop recommendations to the facility managers for resource re-allocation and/or prioritization
  • Support health facility continuous quality improvement agenda
  • Participate in training of nurses and other health professionals
  • Drive the use of performance dashboard reviews
  • Support sites to develop improvement plans as part of remediation action

Qualifications:


  • Diploma/BSc in Nursing; additional training as a Family Nurse Practitioner and Nurse Prescriber and Dispensing is desirable
  • Current practice as a family nursing care practitioner in outpatient clinics
  • Competence in health planning
  • Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Botswana

More Information

Apply for this job

Share this job

Leave your thoughts

Search Jobs Botswana










jobs in botswana logo

jobs in botswana logo

We are Botswana number 1 job listing website.

We list career opportunities in Botswana, NGOs in Botswana vacancies and internship opportunities in Botswana