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26th Apr 2019


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— Description —

The Infection Prevention and Control Adviser will provide technical and managerial support to Kiribati MHMS leadership, stakeholders and the Kiribati health workforce in improving Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) at Tungaru Central Hospital. This role will focus on supporting the local clinical (medical, nursing, laboratory and allied health) team with technical mentoring, support and advice. A key aspect of this role will be the review of current IPC resources and the development and implementation of evidence-based standard protocols, guidelines and training materials for IPC in liaison with the MHMS and key stakeholders. The adviser will establish a close working relationship with the MHMS and clinical staff at relevant health facilities in Kiribati to develop an agreed work plan for IPC health system strengthening and workforce support, including the monitoring of progress. support institutional reform in the management of IPC.



This role is offered in Kiribati. The partner organisation is Ministry of Health. Assignment duration is 6 months with expected start date being June 2019.



Please apply for this position by clicking Apply below before the closing date of 26 Apr 2019.




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