Health Informatics Officer At Centre For Health Solutions-Kenya

Health Informatics Officer At Centre For Health Solutions-Kenya
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Centre For Health Solutions-Kenya


Health Informatics Officer At Centre For Health Solutions-Kenya

Details of the offer

Centre for Health Solutions – Kenya (CHS) is a local, not-for-profit organisation. We understand the local context, make use of local expertise and strategic partnerships to ensure we implement evidence-informed solutions and interventions to address existing and emerging public health concerns.
CHS is currently sourcing for a high calibre, self-motivated and dynamic individual to fill the position of Health Informatics Officer in Siaya County
Overall Job Function
Reporting to the Data Manager, the Health Informatics Officer will be responsible for the implementation of solutions that will lead to real-time data collection, submission and sharing and support Health Systems in SHINDA Project.
Key Responsibilities

Design, develop, deploy and support Electronic Medical Records Systems
Design reporting dashboards
Support extraction and aggregation of data for program progress monitoring and reporting through the DATIM and MOH system (DHIS)
Support facility EMR data uploading into the National Data Warehouse (NDWH).
Design, develop and implement web-based and mobile health solutions to facilitate real-time data transmission and report sharing.
Support EMR data cleaning and monitoring of daily data entry into the systems
Design, development, deployment and support of electronic systems for patient monitoring, as well as the aggregate database for program monitoring and reporting to MOH and donors
Implementation of solutions that will lead to real-time data collection, submission and sharing
Hardware and network setup and maintenance
Write programming scripts to perform automated data accuracy checks and generate reports of any identified inconsistencies
Generate monthly data summaries to help track and inform on program performance
Support the roll-out of eHTS, eVMMC, eCommunity ART, WebADIT and expansion of EMR to additional sites
Implement the interoperability layer
Support the roll-out and operationalization of the POC EMR systems
Support in design, development and maintenance of other program databases/ systems such as Ushauri and Mlab
Person Specifications

At least a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Statistics or Information Technology or other relevant degrees
A minimum of four (4) years’ experience in supporting HIS solutions that are used in HIV programs in Kenya
Experience in the design, programming and administration of transactional databases (MySQL, SQL Server, PostgreSQL)
Experience in the Windows Server and Linux Server Administration
Experience in networking & hardware maintenance
Experience in designing, developing, implementing and maintaining knowledge management systems that facilitate data use for decision making
Demonstrable experience in the development and implementation of web and mobile-based solutions.
Experience in Electronic Medical Records’ development, implementation and support
Experience in programming skills in PHP, JavaScript CSS, XML, net (C#, ASP)
Working knowledge of DATIM & PEPFAR reporting systems Ability to work effectively in a busy, high-pressure team environment
Ability to prioritize workload and demonstrate outcomes on strict deadlines
Strong oral and written communications skills


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