Job Detail

Job Position - Department

Treatment Support Coordinator -PMDT (Nawabshah) - Programmatic Management of Drug Resistant TB (PMDT)

Experience

1-2 year(s) of relevant experience

Education

Bachelors

Last Date

3/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

Job Description

Responsibility & Authority

Liase with GP in their catchment area to send suspect TB patients and inform them about DRTB

Map all treatment Supporter and patients in their town clusters

Report all adverse events/unusual events on patient incidence form to the team

Identify treatment supporters for patients

Visit TB Treatment & Diagnostic centers to send Cat 2 failure patient to IH for DR-TB screening

Surprise visit to patients home to monitor TS providing DOT, attendance, timeliness etc.

Inform TS and visit  patients home to monitor TS providing DOT, recording adverse events etc.

Monitor and ensure compliance of all rules and regulations about drug storage, administration and all other guidelines by both treatment supporters and patients

Following up potential default DOTS & DRTB patients through phone call and HH visits

Supply medicines to patient family TS incase a community TS does not exist.

Ensure all TS in their cluster have received weekly drugs for their patients

In case of emergency become TS of patient if TS unavailable for a short period

Assignments / tasks provided through Program Manager.