AIDS Healthcare foundation Staff Nurse Jobs in Uganda
AIDS Healthcare foundation Staff Nurse Jobs in UgandaJob DetailsAIDS Healthcare foundation (AHF) is an International not for profit NOO, with its Headquarter based in Los Angeles, California.
AIDS Healthcare Foundation in registered in Uganda as AIDS Healthcare Foundation Uganda Cares (AHF-Uganda Cares) which is collaboration between the Uganda Ministry of Health and AIDS Healthcare Foundation (U.S.A) to provide free HIV and AIDS services; including antiretroviral therapy in resource constrained settings.
AHF - Uganda Cares to date operates in 23 districts including; Masaka, Kampala, Rakai, Kyotera, Lyantonde, Soroti, Lwengo, Luweero, Bukomansimbi, Kalungu, Kalangala, Masindi, Amuria, Butambala, Gomba, Nakasongola, Nakaseke, Buikwe, Ntungamo, Tororo, Kapelebyong, Gulu, Busia and supports 52 clinic sites country wide.
The organization now seeks to hire highly competent, dynamic and experienced persons to fill the position below.
There are 2 positions based at Mukujju HC IV and Tororo Hospital.
This position provides quality care to patients in a health care setting.
Assists the health care team and may act as a team leader within the scope of the practice guidelines. .
The holders of these positions will perform among others the following duties:
Provides skilled nursing procedures.
Administers medication as ordered within the scope of practice of the licensee.
Performs phlebotomy and/or initiates intravenous infusions as ordered (provided is certified)
Attends and participates in team conferences, meetings, CMEs as required.
May act as a team leader to assist with the provision and supervision of patient care.
May supervise care given by other health workers e.g. HIV Medics, ART Aides, Maintenance workers, Interns, Phlebotomists etc.
Charts notes and medication administration according to protocol.
Provides patient and family education any directed by the clinical team.
Exercises appropriate judgment and decision making skills.
Qualifications and Experience
Certificate/Diploma in nursing obtained from a reputable training institution.
Must be registered with the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council
Additional qualification in HIV and AIDS counselling will be an added advantage
Must have at least 3 years of experience providing similar services in a reputable health facility or organization.
Hands on experience in HIV prevention, care and management
Job Education Requirements
Certificate/Diploma in nursing
Job Experience Requirements
Job application procedure
To be considered for this recruitment, please
Address your email application (Cover Letter and CV ONLY) to: firstname.lastname@example.org mentioning clearly Position and Location in the subject line.
The email should not be larger than 2 MB - any larger email will not be considered.
Including Address your hard copy application telephone contact details to the:
Human Resources Manager,
AIDS Healthcare Foundation
Kira Road, Kampala.
Friday 31 January, 2020 at 5:00pm
AIDS Healthcare Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer
How to Apply
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