Technical Assistant, Clinical Services at FHI 360

FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions Our staff includes experts in Health. Education, Nutrition, Environment, Economic Development, Civil Society Gender, Youth, Research and Technology- creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today’s interrelated development challenges. FIH 360 serves more than 60 countries, all 50 U.S states and all U.S. territories.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Technical Assistant, Clinical ServicesRequisition: 2017200279Location: Dutse, JigawaBasic FunctionWith the State coordinator and the Technical Officer from the coordinating team, the Technical Assistant- clinical Services will provide technical and programmatic support to implement high quality L.G.A. level (both at health facility and Community level) HIV/AIDS, PMTCT, RH/HIV, TB, HCT and other services at the state level.Duties and ResponsibilitiesCommunity Level:Support the coordination, implementation of LGA scale up and daily monitoring of the operational teams to achieve on the 90:90:90 assigned targets in the priority LGAsFacilitate the efficient cART drive, ensuring quantitative, qualitative and retentive deliverables are achievedSaturate assigned wards in LGAs with HIV service interventions through household coverage and population accessStrengthening effective referrals and linkages between facility and priority LGAs in the target driveConduct same day evaluation and enrollment of all patients who test HIV positiveEnsure same day ART initiation for eligible pregnant women and general populationsWork with field case managers and community structures to strengthening referrals and linkages for health facility and community level services.Ensure timely daily ART/PMTCT updates are provided to the state cART coordinating team including success stories, reports, logistics supply, commodities and community daily service summaries.Attend to other duties assigned by supervising leads.Health Facility Level:Support the optimization of comprehensive HIV & PMTCT services in the facility by instituting 80% PITC and maximized initiation, retention and VL suppression ratesSupport the QI capacity of providers in utilizing data analysis for program improvement

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