✫✫ Hot Job @ International Organization for Migration Referral Assistant
IOM is looking for a Referral Assistant according to the Terms of Reference below. Interested applicants are invited to apply by15.08.2015 at the latest, referring to the vacancy notice ref. code. All candidates are kindly requested to specify their availability date in their application form. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
OPEN TO INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL CANDIDATES
SVN-13/2015/S – BD1
IOM Cox’s Bazar Sub Office
Estimated Starting Date:
As soon as possible
BDT. 20,344 (IOM Scale)
Type of Appointment:
Special Short Term (9 months with possibility of extension)
Under the direct supervision of Medical Officer (MO) and overall guidance and supervision of the National Programme Officer (NPO) in Cox’s Bazar, the successful candidate will be responsible and accountable for providing health support services to the beneficiaries/patients.
Assist referral nurse at secondary and tertiary health care facilities in day-to-day patient management including referred cases and admitted patients. These include introducing patients at out-patient, in-patient, laboratory and emergency departments and proper management.
Liaison with different departments of the Sadar Hospital/ Medical College Hospitals, local health facilities and investigation centres for referred cases
Negotiate with private clinics/ investigation centre for cost-effective service and better care
When required, s/he will escort patients to private clinics for consultation, laboratory investigation and for any invasive and non-invasive procedures in consultation with the Referral Nurse and Medical Doctor
Identify patient care requirements by establishing personal rapport with potential and actual patients with special attention to the women, girls, boys and men to ensure that their needs are met equally.
Explain medical procedures to the patients/ beneficiaries as well as establishing a compassionate environment by providing emotional, psychological, and spiritual support to patients, friends, and families.
Assist patients in understanding their condition, medication with dose intervals and other doctor’s recommendation
Arrange medicines those are unavailable in in-patient departments for admitted patients and emergency medicines for non-admitted patients
Assist referral nurse in conducting health examination including history taking, measurement, treatment, immunization and in performing medical procedure including but not limited to other patient follow up and specimen collection when required.
When required, arrange ambulance for patients transfer to higher level health facilities
Document patient care services by updating referral register and other records regularly
Settle payments at health facilities when required
Assist Referral Nurse/ Medical Doctor in identifying priority health needs and other activities including but not limited to regular diseases outbreak monitoring, collecting statistical information, take part in health awareness campaign, etc.
Participate in field missions out of duty station where required.
Perform such other duties that may be assigned by the Supervisor
Education, Experience and Skills:
Completed Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSC) examination from any institutions
At least two (2) years’ experience in relevant field.
Team-Work oriented, capacity to work independently; personal commitment, efficiency, cultures and professional backgrounds at all levels
Familiar with MS Office package
Method of Application:
Candidates with the required qualifications holding an IOM contract should submit the Internal Application Form. External candidates with the required qualifications should submit via using the IOM Dhaka online application portal at http://www.iom.org.bd/page/current-vacancies/ Or Via email to: DhakaJobs@iom.intwith the following documents.
Application Letter/Cover Letter,
Personal History Form (PHF) which can be download from the IOM Dhaka website: www.iom.org.bd
Or via mail with the above contents addressed to: IOM Dhaka Human Resources, House#13/A, Road#136, Gulshan 1, Dhaka 1212
Last date of Submission: 15 August 2015. Applications without the Personal History Form will not be considered Any attempt for persuasion will be considered as a disqualification ONLY SHORT LISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CALLED FOR ASSESSMENT
IOM is an equal opportunity employer and women are encouraged to apply. IOM Offices and vehicles have smoke-free work environment.