• Volunteer, HCV

    Country
    India
    City
    New Delhi
    Type
    Volunteer, Local
    Program (Division)
    Country Programs - Country Teams
  • Overview

    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

     

    Hepatitis-C (HCV) Program

    The HCV team works towards addressing barriers to access and foster a healthy competitive marketplace for essential diagnostic testing and treatment for HCV. The team works closely with Ministry of Health, diagnostics manufacturers, and other multilateral organizations to increase access to testing and treatment, accelerate entry and uptake of new innovative products for HCV testing and treatment, and lower prices.

     

    The HCV team has been providing strategic and operational support to the government of Punjab’s public health program for Hepatitis-C since 2016.  It has supported the program in developing costed strategic and operational plans, monitoring and evaluation tools to monitor and measure program performance, and designed active screening strategies through identification of high-risk geographies and populations. The HCV team has also been working at the national level with National AIDS control organization (NACO) to develop their strategic and operational plans for management of Hepatitis-C among the HIV patient population.

     

    The candidate must be able to function independently and flexibly and have a strong commitment to excellence. CHAI places great value on relevant personal qualities: resourcefulness, responsibility, tenacity, independence, energy, and work ethic.

    Responsibilities

    • Provide analytical support to the MoH Punjab & NACO in ensuring effective program management
    • Conduct primary and secondary research along with data driven analyses to inform health financing and active screening strategy in Punjab
    • Assist the team to build strong relationships with government representatives, suppliers and other key opinion leaders and partners
    • Coordinate with stakeholders within/outside of MoH on data collation & management, strategy implementation
    • Develop training modules, job aids and other IEC material for dissemination of HCV testing and treatment information among health-care workers and patients
    • Support in drafting and costing implementation plans; assist in developing surveys, etc.
    • Assist with the creation/optimization of operational systems to support various interventions planned for increasing access to HCV diagnostics, quality and affordable treatment and monitoring response to treatment
    • Other responsibilities as needed

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor's degree with at-least 2 years of work experience
    • Candidates with a relevant Master’s degree such as MBA, MPP or MPH will be preferred
    • Strong problem solving & analytical skills
    • Experience in conceiving, planning and executing programs or projects with verifiable results and little external support

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