MSH Khost, Afghanistan
Dec 25, 2017Full time
Job Description: MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES: Develops and maintains the appropriate network with CTB/NTP/NGO/Public/Private health sectors and other partners at central and provincial level in Kabul and Khost province. Strengthen and develop joint planning, implementation and follow up of activities with CTB/NTP Urban DOTS/CB DOTS teams and partners in Khost province on: Urban DOTS, Community Based DOTS, TB Infection Control, ACSM, SOPs implementation, Monitoring & Evaluation and TB Information System Coordinate Urban DOTS activities with CTB/NTP central units, including PPM Conduct assessment and mapping of all health facilities (public and private sectors) bi-annually. Technical assistance to PTC, PLS, NGO TB focal point, private sector and other partners in planning, management, training, implementing, supervision, M&E, TB IS, survey or Operational Research and technical issues. Strengthen recording, reporting and referral system through using standardized NTP TBIS procedure manual. Conduct necessary TB training and workshops through close coordination with CTB, NTP to BPHS and related stakeholders. Ensure availability of regular supply of TB drugs and other TB commodities to Urban and BPHS health facilities. Represent and provides technical leadership related to implementation of the specific project field planned activities in Khost province such as Task Force meetings (Urban DOTS and CB DOTS TF), PHCC meetings, school/community events and World TB Day celebration, etc. Develop success stories once per quarter. Assists Challenge TB in preparation of annual work plan. Ensure applying USAID/ MSH procedures/guidelines of (Finance, HR, Procurement). Regular follow up of CB-DOTS activities including quarterly review workshops, supervision, M&E in Khost province and provide feedback and reports to CTB Kabul Provide technical and financial reports on weekly, monthly, quarterly and annually to CTB Kabul. Strict follow up of CTB activities especially active contact screening by close coordination and cooperation with all stakeholders. Provide technical assistance to the PTC and provincial team for smooth implementation of Global Fund activities and provide feedback to CTB/NTP team. Establish and maintain proper hard and soft copy filling system at central and provincial level . Provide technical assistance to PHO, NGO and PTC on TB Information System in Khost (data entry, analysis, feedback and proper follow up). To act as Challenge TB representative/ technical officer to follow the implementation of MoPH policies and strategies, national TB Guideline, SOPs in line with the End TB Strategy at National and provincial level. To facilitate the supervision, training, QRW, HRD/ ACSM, TB IC, TB Information System, Urban DOTS,CB-DOTS monitoring and evaluation at provincial level together with NTP and other stakeholders. To coordinate and facilitate the Challenge TB expert mission. To assists Challenge TB senior technical officer in the preparation of annual work plans and budgeting. To participates and represents Challenge TB project at provincial level meetings, workshops and conferences. To strengthen the referral system, sputum or slide sending systems and other interventions related to work plan improving TB indicators in Khost province. To prepare mission report, monthly, quarterly and annual progress reports of CTB activities. Carry out any other related tasks that may be assigned by the supervisor or Challenge TB Director.