Laboratory Information Systems (LIS) Technical Officer
Jan 23, 2017
Partnership for Health Improvement (PHI) is an indigenous Ghanaian NGO with the Mission of working in partnership with other organizations and institutions to improve healthcare systems in Ghana. We are currently focused on laboratory systems strengthening.
We previously worked as the Ghana affiliate of Global Health Systems Solutions during which we employed the SLMTA/SLPTA approaches to strengthen laboratory systems in 16 national and regional level facilities to prepare them for international accreditation. Now as PHI, we have received an award from the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to implement a five-year laboratory systems strengthening project in line with Ghana’s Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) strategic plan.
We are currently seeking an outstanding individual to PHI as Laboratory Information Systems (LIS) Technical Officer.
Salary: Very competitive
Required Skills or Experience
The successful candidate should have:
A degree in Information Technology
At least two years’ experience working as an IT professional
Ability to prepare detailed project development plans and activity reports
Excellent people skills and ability to work in a team.
Excellent communication skills
Ability and willingness to travel and work throughout the Country as requested
The successful candidate shall carry out the work outlined as follows:
Work with other BLIS technical officer to install and maintain BLIS hardware and software at project facilities
Handle implementation at project sites including assessments, sensitization, familiarization, setup, installation, training and remote supports
Support the generation of work plans
Support coordination with partners and LIS Technical Working Group on customizations and features request
Support the development and implementation of a monitoring and evaluation system
Submit monthly reports of all activities to Programs Manager
Assist in conducting survey, evaluation and research activities
Perform other duties as assigned by the Programs Manager or the management of PHI Ghana
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