SCOPE OF WORK: HMIS Independent Consultants (25)
Nature of consultancy: Short Term
Project name: USAID Defeat TB Project
The USAID Defeat Tuberculosis (TB) Activity (Defeat TB) is a five-year project (2017 – 2022) that aims to increase TB case detection and treatment success to 90% of all cases to end the TB epidemic in Uganda. The project realizes its achievements through health systems strengthening at national, sub-national, and health facility levels with a focus on improving health worker competencies including quality improvement (QI), community systems, diagnostics, logistics, leadership, data quality and use. Defeat TB provides technical assistance (TA) to the National TB and Leprosy Program (NTLP) and direct service delivery (DSD) support to focus districts of Kampala, Wakiso, and Mukono, seven DR-TB sites in Uganda in the CDC-funded region. The project also provides TA to 10 DR-TB sites in close collaboration with Regional USAID implementation mechanisms.
USAID Defeat TB Project is seeking to recruit HMIS Independent consultants on short term basis periodically as stipulated in the dates below over the course of the year.
The HMIS independent consultants (25 positions available) will be responsible for ensuring that reports from all TB diagnostic and treatment units in Kampala, Mukono and Wakiso districts (Currently 126) is reported quarterly into the MoH DHIS2 platform and that the QI collaborative sites in the same districts (Currently 65) project monthly reports are also compiled and submitted in the time specified every end of the quarter
Dates of assignment:
• 2nd to 15th Jan 2020 (10 Working days)
• 1st to 16th April 2020 (10 Working days)
• 1st to 14th July 2020 (10 Working days).
Requirements for the position:
If interested, please send your application to:
firstname.lastname@example.org clearly stating the Position (HMIS Independent Consultant) in the subject