Request for Expressions of Interest Individual Consultant – Information Systems for Health Strategic Plan Consultant

Download: Terms of Reference – Jamaica – IS4H Strategic Plan Consultant


JAMAICA
Support for the Health Systems Strengthening for the Prevention and Care
Management of Non-Communicable Diseases Programme
Loan No: JA-L1049
Assignment Title:  Information System for Health (IS4H) Strategic Plan 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 be responsible for updating Jamaica’s National Information Systems for Health (IS4H) Strategic Plan by confirming priorities and identifying other potential eHealth strengthening activities that Jamaica could undertake to support its national health priorities. The assignment is for a duration of 8 months. 

The Ministry of Health and Wellness now invites eligible individual consultants to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services.

The requirements are:

  • A University degree in computer science, health informatics, health/hospital administration, public health, or business administration, or related field;
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience with planning, designing and implementing eHealth strategies at the national or sub-national levels.

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 8, 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.