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Health Worker Jobs in Muzaffargarh at Indus Health Network

Title: Health Worker

Company: Indus Health Network

Location: Muzaffargarh

JOB SUMMARY:

This position is responsible for screening, documentation,

outreach, support of identified TB presumptives and provide

facilitation for patient registration, treatment follow-up ,default

tracing and contact tracing where necessary.

6. TASKS & ACCOUNTABILITIES:

To actively screen patients, attendants and others, using the

identified diagnostic tools in high volume OPDs in various public

and private hospitals, community camps, schools, workplaces and

other identified areas across the city.

Conduct a verbal screening at assigned areas using a screening

form based on symptomatic screening.

Ensure accurate and complete documentation of screened

individuals and filling in of all the required data points.

To identify presumptive TB cases and guide suspects on sputum

expectoration and assist with sample submission for gene xpert

testing.

To convince a maximum number of patients and attendants at the

facilities (or community camps, schools, work areas etc) to have

chest x-rays conducted for the purpose of screening for chest

abnormalities.

To counsel and educate patients , attendants and other

individuals and create awareness regarding the spread of TB

To create awareness amongst the identified masses regarding the

program and its structure

To ensure positive TB patients are registered for treatment,

provide follow-up support to the doctor and carry out contact and

default tracing.

To ensure that the established patient flow system for the site

is being followed accurately

Safely separating identified TB presumptives by providing masks

to avoid lack of spread.

Participate in outreach activities such as community camps,

visiting schools, work place programs and other social mobilization

platforms.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Experience:

relevant : 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

Intermediate (Preferred)

Location:

Muzaffargarh (Preferred)

 

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