Mobile Health Practitioner

Gurkha Welfare Trust

The Gurkha Welfare Trust Nepal-GWT(N) is the field arm of Gurkha Welfare Trust UK, a registered charitable Trust working particularly for the ex-Gurkha Veterans and their communities across Nepal. It is a charitable institution, established and registered in the UK in 1969. GWT(N) ensures that Gurkha veterans, their widows and their wider communities are able to live their lives with dignity. We achieve this…

Job Information

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    Duty Station Nepal
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    Type of Appointment Full time
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary 59596 / Monthly
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    Job Level : Entry Level
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    Job Experience : 3+ years
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    Job Category Health Care | Public Health
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    Job Qualification : Related Field
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    Posted Date : Sep 02, 2021

Job Description

The position holder should act as a first point of contact for pensioners in the rural areas for acute and chronic disease management in accordance with competency and policy. You are required to:

  • Maintain highest possible standards of clinical practice
  • Maintain and manage vulnerable pensioners list and delivery of aid
  • Ensure standards of practice and service delivery as defined by local regulations and International Standards are maintained, and their documentation is up to date
  • Ensure that universal precautions are followed at all times
  • Actively participate in the continuous quality improvement program
  • Ensure that all waste is managed in accordance with local Regulations and GWT(N) standards
  • Perform tests and investigations as required such as ECG, spirometry, blood tests/ phlebotomy in accordance with the guidelines
  • Monitor inventory of medications and other supplies to ensure continuous availability of medications, disposable items and equipment
  • Maintaining and storing of all documentation and records related to the provision of medical services of medications used or dispensed and of consumable items used, including patient records
  • Performing other tasks as might be required within the scope of the services

As the role of the Mobile Health Practitioner (MHP) is to serve pensioners residing in very remote areas of Nepal the suitable candidate must be physically fit and able to function independently. Possession of a motorbike licence will be a desirable competence.

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Required Qualification & Experience

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How to Apply

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Applications are invited from all interested and qualified applicants as mentioned above.

Application Deadline: 17 September 2021

Only short listed candidates will be further contacted for selection board process.

The Gurkha Welfare Trust Nepal is an equal opportunity employer