Midwife Assistant

The Alliance for International Medical Action (ALIMA) is an independent humanitarian medical NGO that was created in 2009 by professionals of humanitarian medicine. ALIMA’s mission is to provide medical care in emergency situations or medical catastrophes.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Midwife AssistantLocation: Monguno, BornoLevel: 3Line Manager: MidwifeReport to (functional): Midwife SupervisorSlot: 17 OpeningsMain PurposeAssist the midwife during labour and all sexual and reproductive health activities, according to his/her instructions and ALIMA protocols, in order to ensure hygiene, care and comfort of all patients.Main ObjectivesImprove the medical supply in the projectGuarantee patient safety by complying with the protocol and the Rational drug useAccompany the medical team in the good pharmacy practiceEnsure the capitalization of the pharmacy activity (indicators)Specific ObjectivesAssist the midwife during delivery and antenatal; postnatal and family planning consultations, in order to receive and install the patient, providing them the information required, helping in taking, monitoring and interpreting the parameters, etc.Follow hygiene and safety protocols at all times, during delivery, consultations, etc., ensuring the cleanliness and tidiness of all facilities, material, linen, equipment, and carrying out the sorting and waste disposal.Direct patients and their relatives throughout their stay.Provide health education sessions, according to needs.Ensure comfort of bed-ridden patients: washing, installation for eating meals, changing position, etc.Refer to the midwife in case of any abnormal change in patient’s health status and other problems occurring.Ensure good transfer and transport of patients between the different services and departments.Transport samples to the laboratory and collect the results. 

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