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Physician Assistant

Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG)

The Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG), an NGO and a member of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), and a leading provider of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) information, education and services, hereby invites result-oriented and committed persons to apply for the following vacant positions to be filled in the Association.

Position: PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

Location: FAMILY HEALTH CLINIC, ACCRA

Report to: DIRECTOR OF SERVICE DELIVERY AND PROGRAMMES

Job Purpose: To provide effective and quality Sexual Reproductive Health services to clients through the clinics and outreach services.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
Provide routine patient consultation on Sexual Reproductive Health (SRH) issues
Provide SRH education/information to patients and clients
Assist in providing Family Planning counselling, HIV/AIDS management and treatment of STIís and Post Abortion Care
Assist in providing curative and preventive health services in the clinic.
Assist in ensuring the efficient use of clinical equipment and resources.
Ensure that clinical reports are collated and submitted as required
Assist in ensuring effective infection control in the Clinic
Assist in providing effective and efficient clinical services and service delivery
Ensure that clients and providers rights are adhered to
Prepare and follow an effective referral system, where necessary
Assist in collating and analysing service statistics
Liaise with other nurses and midwives to ensure that clinical standards are adhered to
Attend meetings and training programmes as required
Performs any other related duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor

Educational Requirements & Qualifications

Qualification in Physician Assistantship
State Registered Nurse or Midwife
Additional higher qualification in related field will be an added advantage
A minimum of five (2) years relevant working experience, which must be in a similar position.

The person:
Must have very good interpersonal, communication, report writing and presentation skills
Must be honest, transparent, reliable and duty-conscious
Must be very accommodative
Must have a High sense of responsibility, humour, be non- judgmental and able to take initiatives
Must be a team player and self-motivated
Must be able to work for long hours and sometimes due to workload under pressure
Must have excellent human relationship skills and be youth friendly.
Must have the ability to source for information and determine new strategies for enhanced performance.
Must be able to work with little or no supervision.
Must have the ability to travel at short notices.

Contact address

The Search Committee
Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG)
P.O. Box AN 5756, Accra-North

or

PPAG Head Office, Latebiokorshie, Nasia Road

How to apply

Apply by email or by hand to contact address

Job Information

    • Full Time
    • Other Qualification
    • 1 - 3 Years
    • Office & Admin
    • Greater Accra
    • Accra
    • recruitment@ppag-gh.org
    • 9-March-2018
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