Program Quality Advisor

University of Maryland Zambia - Lusaka, Lusaka

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Contract

Contract type
Permanent
Application deadline
26/11/2018

Description

Position
Program Quality Advisor
Vacancies
1
Description

Responsibilities:

Support efforts to improve the quality of patient centered services across the projects supported by the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) by:

  • Monitoring the implementation of the UMB projects’ performance improvement plans
  • Providing technical assistance to the UMB field offices for:
    • The development and monitoring of district and facility annual quality management and quality improvement plans
    • Granular site management
    • Identifying gaps in meeting the minimum service standards in service delivery and identifying sustainable, site-level driven program improvement solutions
    • Assisted data demand, utilization by health workers


  • Reviewing technical support visits reports and providing feedback to project staff

  • Participation in the provincial QA/QI activities

  • On a quarterly basis support field office visits to districts and selected facilities to strengthen the implementation of QA/QI interventions

  • Represents the UMB at the national QA/QI Technical Working Group and at donor led platforms

  • Keeping a library on best practices and evidence based improvement strategies

  • Being resourceful in identifying different methodologies/tools/resources to enhance improving the different dimensions of quality

  • Work with different UMB departments to strengthen systems and processes for improved program performance


QUALIFICATIONS:



  • Three (3) years’ experience HIV Care and Treatment

  • Experience in QA/QI

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in a health-related field, an added advantage

  • Knowledge in Microsoft software and other data analysis packages as an added advantage

Requirements

Min education
Primary school
Required experience
4 Years
Nationality
Not defined
Languages
Not defined
Skills
Not defined
Prerequisites

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