Request for Expressions of Interest Individual Consultant – Electronic Health Record (EHR) Requirements Consultant

Download: EHR Requirements Consultant TOR

 

JAMAICA
Support for the Health Systems Strengthening for the Prevention and Care
Management of Non-Communicable Diseases Programme
Loan No: JA-L1049
Assignment Title:  EHR Requirements Consultant

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 include identifying and documenting the clinical and administrative functional requirements, and non-functional requirements for an electronic health record (EHR) solution for the public health system in Jamaica, and to develop the functional requirements for the Request for Proposals (RFP) document. The assignment is for a duration of four (4) months.

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

  • A Master’s degree in computer science, health informatics, health/hospital administration, public health, or business administration, or related field OR the equivalent experience of ten years working in computer science, health informatics, health/hospital administration, public health, or business administration, or related field:
  • A minimum of 5 years professional experience in either Software Design, Software Documentation, Software Testing, or Technical Infrastructure Design and Implementation.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience working as a business analyst in the health sector – conducting business process modeling including documenting and analyzing functional procedures and workflows, business process reengineering and definition and evaluation of user requirements in the planning, designing, selection or development of information technology solutions to support clinical and administrative goals.

 

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 10, 2019. The detailed Terms of Reference for the Consultancy Service is available on the website of the Ministry of Health 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.