Oct 12, 2016
Vacancy: Infection and Prevention Control Nurse
Background: I-TECH is part of a reputable global network within the Department of Global Health of the University of Washington which works in resource-limited settings to develop skilled health workforce and strong health systems for the prevention, care and treatment of infectious diseases.
With an international annual budget of approximately $50 million, I-TECH currently supports 10 international offices and approximately 250 international and domestic staff.
Mission: I-TECH Kenya is one of the agencies providing technical assistance and support to the Ministry of Health in Kenya to strengthen the national health system through collaboration with US Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA), the US Centres for Disease Control & Prevention and other Stakeholders.
I-TECH Kenya’s scope in supporting the Ministry of Health to strengthen its information systems covers; the development of capacity and maintenance of the electronic medical records, strengthening immunization programs by establishing an Electronic Vaccination Record system: Laboratory Information System strengthening: and strengthening surveillance systems and real-time surveillance.
Detailed job description, position summary and the application process are available on the link below