CHAK Continuous Quality Improvement Specialist Job in Kenya

Christian Health Association of Kenya (CHAK)

Job Vacancy: Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) Specialist

The Christian Health Association of Kenya (CHAK), a national faith based organization committed to promoting universal access to quality health care.

CHAK is funded by CDC through CHAP Uzima project, which is a five year project (2017 – 2022) to implement TB/HIV care and treatment interventions, in 79 faith-based and affiliated health facilities across 19 counties in the former Central, Eastern, Coast, Nairobi and Southern Rift Valley regions of Kenya, as well as provide OVC support within Nairobi, Kajiado, Machakos and Narok Counties.

CHAP Uzima, is a five year follow on award to the CHAK HIV/AIDS Project (CHAP) whose implementation period ended on 31st March 2017.

The project is currently in its second year of implementation and is seeking to recruit a dynamic and highly qualified personnel to the position Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) Specialist.

This position will be responsible for ensuring the provision of quality comprehensive HIV care and treatment services in CHAK supported health facilities.

The position will be based in the CHAK Head office in Nairobi.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Degree in Medicine with a Master’s degree in Public Health or related field
  • Valid License by the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board
  • At least 3 years’ clinical and programmatic experience in HIV programming.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure the provision of quality comprehensive HIV prevention care and treatment services according to national priorities and directions
  • Establish and ensure functionality of quality improvement systems within supported health facilities and monitor initiatives to sustain gains/best practices for sustainability
  • Build capacity of health care workers to operationalize quality improvement
  • Develop quality frameworks and tools for various quality programs in CHAP Uzima in line with the Kenya Quality Model for Health and the Kenya HIV Quality Improvement Framework
  • Build an evidence base to guide the design of contextually-informed QI implementation strategies and sustainable practices.
  • Develop and review continuous quality improvement (CQI) capacity building materials to empower health care professionals for ownership of health care improvement
  • Plan and conduct tests of promising innovations and changes that improve care for patients
  • Coordinate the documentation of all quality improvement initiatives and outcomes
  • Ensure preparation of workplans and technical reports
  • Represent CHAP Uzima in stakeholder meetings at national and county level

How to Apply

Applications together with CV, contacts of 2 referees and copies of Relevant Academic and Professional Certificates should be sent by Email to

The deadline for receiving all applications is 15th June 2018

Responses will be provided to shortlisted candidates only.

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

Health and Medical, NGO and UN
Updated: June 5, 2018 — 6:21 pm