Roving Nurses/ Midwives

Diploma   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 1787
Date Posted:Apr 27, 2017
Closing Date:May 5, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:26
Functional Area:Government
Salary Range:30049 - 30049 AFG monthly
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Fixed-term
Probation Period:2 months
Required Languages:96,90,66



Action Contre la Faim (ACF) is a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) that was created in France in 1979. ACF has been active in Afghanistan in the medical, nutrition, food security, water and sanitation and Mental Health fields since 1995.

Job Summary:

Ensure medical supervision of patients
On-Job Mentorship on pharmacy management
Ensure the well-being of the patients and those who accompany them

Duties & Responsibilities:

Objective 1 : Ensure medical supervision of patients :
Activities :
- Identification of patients for admission in absence of doctor ;
- Tri-age of patients at risk ;
- Ensure the quality of the measurement done and support the measurer
- Ensure the clinical examinations ;
- Ensure Direct the patients to the phase corresponding to their medical state ;
- Ensure Apply the prescribed treatment according to the protocol ;
- Ensure the prescribed frequency of clinical examinations in the phases according to the state of each patient
- Analyse the data collected and note down any errors and OJT if need;
- Support Identify those patients who need to be transferred to another phase
Objective 2 : On-Job Mentorship on pharmacy management :
- Conduct capacitation activities for nurses at HFs on good pharmacy management practices
Objective 3 : Ensure the well-being of the patients and those who accompany them :
Activities :
- Participant in Health and nutrition education of patients
- Give individual advice to the accompanying person during the treatment ;
- Define with the team, the health training programme and improve it ;
- Reinforce the respect of hygiene rules in the centre among beneficiaries and caretakers ;
- Participate in stimulating the patients
Objective 4: Management on Mother MUAC screening implementing
- Support for the recruitment of the volunteers
- Train the volunteers on Mother MUAC approach
- Organize weekly meeting with the volunteers on the progress and report of the screening and training
Mother MUAC
- Ensure the children screened by mother and arrived in the HFs are reported
- Support the HFs to train a mother MUAC to improve the technic if need

Job Requirement:

Diploma / Level of studies:
Nurse/ midwifery certificate or diploma
Required skills :
Experience in implementation of nutrition activities; patience, good relations with other people, good capacity to work in a team, capacity to manage

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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