Request for Expressions of Interest Individual Consultant – Echo Lead Mentor and Facilitator

Download: TOR – ECHO Lead Mentor and Facilitator

 

JAMAICA
Support for the Health Systems Strengthening for the Prevention and Care
Management of Non-Communicable Diseases Programme
Loan No: JA-L1049
Assignment Title: ECHO Lead Mentor and Facilitator

The Government of Jamaica has received financing from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) toward the cost of the Support for the Health Systems Strengthening for the Prevention and Care Management of Non- Communicable Diseases Programme, and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services.

The consulting services (“the Services”) will be responsible for planning and developing tele-mentoring clinic for Jamaica based on the ECHO model.  The tele-mentoring clinic will strengthen the knowledge and awareness of primary care providers on good practices and clinical guidelines on diagnosing and managing chronic illnesses. The assignment is for a duration of 120 days over a twenty- four  month period.

The Ministry of Health and Wellness now invites eligible individual consultants to indicate their interest in providing the Services. The requirements are:

  • A medical degree with specialty or advanced training in internal medicine or the management of chronic non-communicable diseases;
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in chronic disease management;
  • Experience in developing clinical training and developing mentoring;
  • Experience with ECHO

The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the IDB’s: Policies for the Selection and Contracting of Consultants financed by the Inter-American Development Bank GN-2350-9, March 2011, setting forth the IDB’s policy on conflict of interest.  A Consultant will be selected in accordance with the Selection of Individual Consultants method set out in the IDB’s Policies.

Expressions of interest in the form of an Application letter and Curriculum Vitae must be delivered to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by July 9, 2019. The detailed Terms of Reference for the Consultancy Service is available on the website of the Ministry of Health and Wellness and Wellness at www.moh.gov.jm.

The Procurement management Specialist
Support for the Health Systems Strengthening for the Prevention and Care
Management of Non-Communicable Diseases Programme
3rd Floor, Ministry of Health and Wellness
10 A Chelsea Avenue
Kingston 5, Jamaica W.I
Tel: (876) 633-7934
E-mail: hsspproject@moh.gov.jm

We thank all applicants however please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.