Job Detail

Job Position - Department

Lady Healthworker - Zero TB Cities

Experience

Fresh preferably Experienced. Preference would be given to candidates with relevant experience with Smart phone skills.

Education

Matric with English and computer/smart phone skills to collect patient data.

Last Date

3/20/2018 12:00:00 AM

Job Description

General Job Objective

The Screener will be responsible for screening TB suspects, supporting treatment, monitoring for adverse events, ensuring adherence, and documenting patient status and appropriate patient referral

Key Job Responsibilities

1.            Screen people at the designated hospitals and centers for TB using the screening form for tuberculosis

2.            Refer presumptive TB patients for smear testing and clinical evaluation

3.            Make routine calls to on-treatment patients for treatment adherence and follow-up visits

4.            Visit on-treatment patients’ houses for contact investigation

5.            Refer contacts for TB disease evaluation and eligibility of post-exposure treatment (PET) to clinic

6.            Assist in registration of new patients

7.            Assist the patient in receiving appropriate tests

8.            Assist the patient in taking his or her medication

9.            Troubleshoot and support all areas of programmatic work as required