The Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (CHAI) is a global health organization committed to saving lives and reducing the burden of disease in low-and middle-income countries, while strengthening the capabilities of governments and the private sector in those countries to create and sustain high-quality health systems that can succeed without our assistance. For more information, please visit: http://www.clintonhealthaccess.org
The Ministry of Health (MoH) in Swaziland strives to achieve Universal Health Coverage by enabling equitable access to quality health services for their population as outlined in their Essential Health Care Package (EHCP).Over the past three years, CHAI has been partnering with the MoH to scale up delivery of the EHCP across all levels of care.
CHAI is seeking an Associate, Health Service Delivery to support the MoH in the systematic scale-up of EHCP services across the health system. The Associate will work across MoH departments to build and implement an evidence based case study for the scale up of EHCP and overcome supply chain, budget forecasting, and procurement barriers that can undermine provision of standardized, high-quality care at health facilities.
The Associate must be a highly motivated, entrepreneurial individual with outstanding problem-solving, analytical and communication skills. S/he must be able to function independently and be a thought partner to the team and the MoH. The Associate will be responsible for providing the MOH with analytical support, informed knowledge-based advice and innovative ideas that can be practically implemented as they navigate EHCP-related decisions. This position is based in Mbabane, Swaziland and reports to the CHAI Health Financing Senior Program Manager.
Primary responsibilities will include (but will not be limited to):