Data Collectors – (Nurse / Midwife) at Jhpiego Nigeria

Jhpiego, an Affiliate of Johns Hopkins University is a global leader in improving healthcare services for women and their families. In collaboration with some its partners: Jhpiego, mDoc and the Health Strategy and Delivery Foundation (HSDF), will be implementing a MSD for Mothers funded cooperative agreement called MSD for Mothers (MFM) Quality of Care (QoC) Project. This project offer a unique and synergistic approach to co-design and implement an innovative QoC model to achieve the projects expected outputs, focusing on indirect causes of maternal morbidity and mortality. The project will be implemented in 2 states - Abuja and Lagos for a minimum period of 15 months.We are currently recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Data Collector - (Nurse / Midwife)Locations: FCT and LagosSlots: 4 Per statesThe Primary Aim of Phase One of the ProjectTo assess the prevalence of indirect causes associated with pre-eclampsia/eclampsia (PE/E), (Hypertension, Diabetes, Anemia, Obesity) that contribute to maternal mortalityTo assess quality of care for prevention and management of PE/E risk factors in reproductive, maternal and non-communicable disease (NCD) services in four LGAs in Lagos State and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).Scope of Work and ResponsibilitiesThe activity will require Eight (8) Data Collectors: (4 in FCT) and (4 in Lagos) working for 10 days in both locations. The project plans to conduct 2-3 days of training for the data collectors.Four (4) Nurse/Midwife data collectors per state will be stationed at health facilities/catchment communities in each LGA and will target eligible participants within the selected health facilities for a period of 10 days (Between March and April 2019).The Nurse/Midwife will be responsible for completing the following tasks under the guidance and  supervision of MSD for Mothers staff in Nigeria:General Administration:Participate in Training and debrief meetingsProvide updates to MSD for Mothers study team throughout the period of performance through an online platform.Data Collection Preparation:Ensure required tools, consent forms are completeIdentify the catchment communities of each of the health facilitiesTablets/Mobile phones will be utilized to record key informant interview responses.Schedule meetings with key departments in the health facilities and also Health care workers to be surveyed as appropriate.Data Collection:Travel to facility/interview sitesCarry out assessment of quality of care for prevention, screening, diagnosis and management of  risk factors for PE/E and indirect maternal morbidity (diabetes, hypertension, anemia, obesity)  through direct observation of care and case note reviews in 10 health facilities in each State.Administer the survey questionnaire tool to health care workers in the selected health facilities as appropriate.Store all audio recordings securely on an external hard drive as appropriate.Upload all questionnaire and check list responses to Jhpiego server.Quality Assurance of Data Cleaning:Coordinate with data analyst and transcribers to ensure consistency and quality of interview transcripts in English.Respond to any follow-up requests from MSD for Mothers QoC Project Team related to data collection or data cleaning.Deliverables:Completed documented observation of care from the 10 health facilities in each State.Completed documented chart reviews from the 10 health facilities in each State.Completed surveys of health care workers from the I10 health facilities in each State.Completed mapping of the 10 facilities in each state where applicableSubmission of the Field notes 

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