|Date Posted||September 11, 2019|
Job Title: Registered Midwife
Employment Category: Regular
Employment Type: Full-Time
Open to Expatriates: No
Location: Kyegegwa, Uganda
Assess for reproductive health needs of adolescent girls and women of reproductive age group.
Provide counseling and health education to clients before and after screening.
Provide the full antenatal care package including screening tests at the facility and during community outreaches.
Identifying high-risk pregnancies and organizing appropriate referrals.
Provide basic emergency obstetric and neonatal care, adolescent sexual and reproductive services including prevention and treatment of HIV and other STIs.
Provide information and linkage to elimination of mother to child transmission of HIV services.
Provide care during labour and puerperium with emphasis on prevention of infection and ensuring successful breastfeeding.
Participate in clinician ward rounds and provide bedside nursing care for admitted mothers.
Provide post-natal care services for mother and baby including immunization, growth monitoring, support for breast-feeding and family planning.
Ensure infection prevention and control is implemented according to MoH guideline.
Provide clinical care for survivors of Sexual and Gender based violence.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Must be registered with the Nurses and Midwives council
Relevant work experience of two years is essential.