Company: Strengthening Systems for Better Health (SSBH)
Strengthening Systems for Better Health (SSBH) is a 5-year project aimed at improving health outcomes in Nepal, particularly for the most marginalized and disadvantaged groups in the country. This will be accomplished through supporting the Government of Nepal’s eorts to expand access to and use of quality maternal, newborn and child health and family planning services, with a specific focus on newborn care. Strengthening Systems for Better Health was initiated in January 2018 and will achieve three outcomes:
(i) improving access to and utilization of equitable healthcare services,
(ii) improving the quality of health services at facility and community levels and
(iii) improving health system governance, within the context of decentralization and federalism.
The Activity is implemented in close collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Population, the Ministry of Federal Aairs and General Administration at federal level, provincial and municipal governments, facility and community level health service providers and other key stakeholders. Project technical sta will engage at national, provincial and municipal levels in the target geographic areas of Karnali Province and Banke, Bardiya and Dang of Province 5. The project is implemented collaboratively by Abt Associates, Save the Children, Karnali Academy of Health Sciences (KAHS) and Management Support Services (MASS).
Position Title: Consultant
USAID’s Strengthening Systems for Better Health Activity is a five-year program (January, 2018 – January 2023) designed to support the government of Nepal in their efforts to improve health outcomes, particularly for the country’s most marginalized and disadvantaged groups. The project will improve access to and utilization of quality maternal, child, and reproductive health services, with specific focus on newborn care.
We are seeking Expressions of Interest from qualified consultants or firms to provide technical services for development of a database and data management system for storing, compiling and analyzing routine project monitoring information. The database will have additional features which are described in detailed Statement of Work.
House No 2715, Narayan Gopal Marg, Maharajgunj (next to DI Skin Hospital), Kathmandu, Nepal (Tel # 4720577/ 4720365)
The Statement of Work and RFQ will only be shared with individuals or firms determined to be qualified to carry out the work.
The deadline for receipt of Expressions of Interest is 17:00 NPT, October 15, 2018.
Last date to apply: 15th Oct. 2018
HOW TO APPLY
Interested parties may collect electronic copies of the Statement of Work and a Request for Quotation (RFQ) by e-mailing an Expression of Interest, along with an up-to-date curriculum vitae (CV) or capability statement to firstname.lastname@example.org. Hard copies of the RFQ can be obtained from Strengthening Systems for Better Health’s office:
This job announcement was published in Himalayn Times on 10th Oct. 2018