Medical Supervisor at Médecins du Monde (MdM)

For more than 30 years, Médecins du Monde, a campaigning medical organization committed to international solidarity, has been caring for the most vulnerable populations at home and abroad. It has continued to highlight obstacles that exist in accessing health care and has secured sustainable improvements in health-for-all policies. Those working for this independent organization do not solely dispense care and treatment but condemn violations of human dignity and rights and fight to improve matters for populations living in precarious situations.MdM currently works in 46 countries across all continents where it focuses on 4 priority areas: caring for the health of migrants and displaced persons, promoting sexual and reproductive health, combating HIV and reducing the harm and risks associated with drug use, crises and conflicts. Job Title: Medical Supervisor Line Manager: Health Program Coordinator Length of contract: 6 months JOB TASKSUnder the supervision of the health Program Coordinator, the Medical Supervisor will be responsible for the following main activities:Supervise the day-to-day activities of one of MDMs field clinicsAct as focal point for the clinic in the fieldProviding technical and operational support to mobile clinic staff and/or OTP staffManagement and leadership of Clinic teamCollection and analysis of health  & pharmaceutical dataSupporting the development of coherent project implementation strategyReporting and attendance to different meetingsManage Community Health WorkersLiaise with medical trainers to ensure the delivery of quality SRH, CMAM, PHC services to the target populationTASKS DESCRIPTION:Providing technical support to mobile clinic staffTrain MC staff  on medical protocols including hygiene protocolsEnsure use and respect of medical protocols through observation and supervision of medical and paramedics staffImplement regular on-the-job trainings and supportive supervision according to a weekly/monthly scheduleTrain and supervise CHW working in mobile clinic areasEstablish mechanisms of providing regular weekly/monthly feedback on statistics and health activities to Clinic StaffPlan and implement thematic capacity building or specific trainings according to the identified needs for MC staff  and/or OTP staffParticipate in establishing/improving referral systemSupervise drugs stock management in mobile clinics and OTPWork in close collaboration with the MDM medical trainers to ensure comprehensive on-the-job training for each of the specialities: SRH, PHC, EPI, Nutrition, LAB,Oversee and support the implementation of best practices introduced by trainers and HPCOperational Management of Clinic teamAct as focal point for liaison with community leaders and representatives in clinic area of operationLead on coordination with other actors, including UN, INGO and GoN, in clinic area of operationProvide regular, timely updates to Health Programme CoordinatorOrganize the weekly schedule of the Clinic team to ensure the smooth running of the activitiesEnsure that Clinic medical and paramedics staff respect their assigned tasksProvide strong leadership to ensure Clinic staff understand and work according to MdM principlesCollection and analysis of health  & pharmaceutical dataEnsure the implementation of data collection protocols, working closely with the database officer and HPCEnsure accurate collection of MC/OTP dataMonitor the drugs consumption by establishing/maintaining mechanisms of consumption record and inform the Health Program Coordinator and Pharmacist in case of any unusual consumption, or stock shortagesIdentify and rectify gaps or weaknesses in medical activities by using monitoring and supervision toolsEnsure rapid communication of suspect communicable disease to HPCDeveloping coherent project implementation strategyAssist in preparing and implementing operational action plan for MC and/or OT component in collaboration with MdM coordination teamAssist in the implementation of the project activities in collaboration with MdM coordination teamAssist MdM Health Program Coordinator and MdM medical coordinator in preparing data collection tools as well as medical and paramedics protocolsReporting and attendance to different meetingsPrepare a weekly activities report to submit to the Health Program CoordinatorCompile epidemiological reports for inclusion in medical reports or any other relevant reportsSupport the pharmacist to compile drug consumption report per monthParticipate in a pro-active way to MdM internal meetings (medical, security…)

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