Jobs in Uganda - Health Informatics Specialist Job at Ministry of Health (MOH)

Health Informatics Specialist Post

Location:  Jobs in Uganda 2021


Work Hours: Full-time, 08 hours per day

Salary: UGX

No. of vacancies: 01

Deadline: 19 February 2021

Hiring Organization: Ministry of Health (MOH)

JOB DETAILS:
The Ministry of Health (MOH) has received a grant from the Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention {CDC} Cooperative Agreement (CoAg), a strategic mechanism of the United States Government (USG) to implement activities in line with its mandate in support of the Public health response to HIV/AIDS and other health systems. CDC will be supporting a pool of Human Resources that are expected to lead the implementation of the grant. The staff to be recruited under this grant will be contracted by the MOH. The contracts are for one (1) year renewable subject to availability of funds and satisfactory performance of the staff.
For more information, please log on: https://www.health.go.ug/2021/01/28/job-applications/  .

Job Title: Health Informatics Specialist (1)
Reports to: Assistant Commissioner/Health Information
Job Purpose: Alignment of systems in the health sector with the eHealth policy and strategy under pillar 3 of the Health strategy.

Academic Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in Health Informatics, Health Science, Clinical science, Public Policy or Health Policy, Health Information Sciences, or closely related field from a recognized University,/Institution.
• Master's degree in Public Health Informatics, Health Informatics or a related field

Experience
• At least six (6) years of experience in health informatics including public health practice. Uganda’s healthcare systems and practices, Public health reporting, information system standards

Application procedure

Handwritten applications should be Hand Delivered to the address below between 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday. All applications should be submitted not later than February 19th, 2021 to:
The Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Health Headquarters (At the Reception}
Plot 6, Lourdel Road, Wandegeva
Tel. +256417-712260 /+256417-712221
Please include your telephone number and email contacts on the application. Applicants should attach the following:
• Recent passport-size photograph.
• Detailed curriculum Vitae.
• Certified copies of the academic certificates and transcripts.
• Two recommendation letters from two of the most recent supervisors/ employers.
• A photocopy of your appointment letter for your most recent position.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The list of shortlisted candidates will be displayed on the MOH Noticeboard

Date Posted: 2021-02-13

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