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  • Posted: May 30, 2018
    Deadline: Jun 12, 2018
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    Los Angeles-based AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF),a nonprofit, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization, is a global organization providing cutting-edge medicine and advocacy to over 350,000 patients in 36 countries. We are the largest provider of HIV/AIDS medical care in the U.S. A truly independent voice in our mission to rid the world of AIDS, AHF’s opera...
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    ART Clinician/Sites Coordinator

    Reports to: Medical Director

    Job Summary

    • The ART Clinician/Sites Coordinator directly oversees all medical activities, at AHF-Nigeria supported facilities in the located State, in Nigeria, covering all comprehensive sites and outposts within the State/region, and see to the expansion of services within the State/region in Nigeria, ensuring delivery of high quality standard of care for all patients.

    Essential Duties & Responsibilities
    Leadership and Management:

    • He/she oversees medical, AHF operations in the State and supports the Country Program Director to efficiently and effectively deliver quality clinical services in the State/region
    • He/she will lead the expansion of AHF Program within the state.
    • Provide technical supports to Prevention and Treatment program and ensure linkage of outreach activities to treatment and care program through well-established processes of patient linkages and service integration
    • Attends key technical partners meetings and provides feedback to management through the Medical Director.
    • Ensures that CMEs are conducted in all sites and participates in the facilitation of CME sessions
    • He/she participates in staff need assessment and induction of new hired staff
    • He/she participates in setting performance targets and staff appraisal, disciplining and addressing complaints of employees under his/her supervision.

    Clinical Responsibilities:

    • Ensure standard quality of clinical services at all AHF supported sites in his/her region
    • Provide periodic comprehensive support supervision report, adhering to the tools provided by AHF
    • Promotes the implementation of standard operating procedures for all activities relating to good clinical practice and ensure functional QI teams are in existence at site levels
    • Supervise and implement quality management activities and quality benchmarks monitoring, facilitation of quality assurance and quality improvement sessions
    • Strengthen TB/HIV, PMTCT, ART services through integrated service delivery and provision of quality services in the state program
    • Ensures Optimal operations of the laboratory services, including functioning of sample referral networks at state level
    • Provide on-site technical support and mentoring to the field staff and coordinate M&E of the project
    • Ensures effective patient flow in all sites, especially those with high volume of patients and coordinate time motion surveys to monitor performance
    • Oversees the timely collection, compilation and reporting of routine and specific data to guide decision making at site, regional and country program level.
    • Identify early warning resistance indicators and intervention strategies
    • Remain updated on current trends and standards in clinical management of HIV/AIDS and related illnesses
    • Participate in the elaboration/monitoring of annual targets and ensure that they are achieved in all regional sites.

    Supervisory Responsibilities:

    • Provides direct supervision and mentorship to Health Care workers, Nurses, Laboratory Scientists, Pharmacy Technician working in the different facilities in the state to ensure continuous growth and learning
    • Ensure timely compilation and submission of monthly drug inventory reports in coordination with the Program Pharmacist
    • Work with the program Pharmacist to ensure that pharmacy operations are in accordance with good pharmacy practices
    • Identify and promote operational research at site level and build capacity among the staff in case presentations and elaboration of scientific papers
    • Participation in AHF Meetings/Committees.

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made so enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    Education and/or Experience:

    • Must be a Medical Doctor from a recognized institution. Additional qualification in Health Systems Management or Public Health will be an added advantage
    • Four years medical/health service experience preferred with a sound knowledge of basic medical disciplines to allow for accurate diagnosis and appropriate management of clinical problems
    • 2-3 years or more of recent experience with HIV/AIDS treatment; two years minimum of administration and program management experience with knowledge of clinical protocols and procedures in the management of HIV related diseases
    • Experience in planning and budgeting required
    • Experience in quality management and assurance practices desired.

    Computer Skills:

    • Proficiency in MS Word, MS Excel, MS Power Point
    • Proficiency in basic research application like Epi-info, SPSS, etc, an added advantage

    Method of Application

    Applicants should send their CV's and Cover Letter to: indicating the position and the location you are applying for as the subject of the email.

    Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. AIDS Healthcare Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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