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BHCPF Private Sector Officer at PharmAccess Foundation – 5 Openings

PharmAccess Group is a world technical help group that designs and implements demand – and provide – facet interventions for inclusive well being markets to enhance entry to reasonably priced and high quality healthcare for low-income populations of sub-Saharan Africa. Our vary of interventions / options embody improvement of demand-side financing frameworks (not restricted to medical insurance), SafeCare high quality requirements and the Medical Credit score Fund (offers enterprise advisory assist and facilitates loans to the non-public well being sector working with accomplice monetary establishments) and technological improvements (an instance is CarePay, a well being information alternate platform for scheme operations).

We’re recruiting to fill the place beneath:

Job Title: BHCPF Personal Sector Officer

Areas: Borno, Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano and Yobe

Job Kind: Full Time


  • PharmAccess is a specialist accomplice accountable for implementing the non-public sector element on the Lafiya programme led by Palladium to ship the UK Help for Well being in Nigeria
  • Lafiya will probably be delivered at federal stage, in addition to with a deal with focused states (Borno, Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano and Yobe) with actions taIilored for every particular state as an alternative of a “one dimension suits all” strategy
  • The programme will run for an preliminary time period of as much as 7 years from February, 2020 to January, 2027 (topic to availability of funding and different approvals by the Shopper).

The Place

  • The BHCPF Personal Sector Officer will present technical help to the State Staff to implement BHCPF, working by means of Final result 2 assist
  • S/he’ll help with constructing a community of trusted non-public well being care suppliers by growing and implementing revolutionary worth propositions to strengthen their enterprise and scientific efficiency and therefore the standard of healthcare providers and affected person security
  • As well as, s/he’ll work on selling the adoption of the standard agenda by non-public sector gamers and their empanelmenton the state medical insurance schemes and BHCPF. The BHCPF Personal Sector Officer will probably be a member of the Borno / Yobe / Jigawa / Kaduna / Kano group.

Mains Duties

  • Help the supply of Program Output 4 “Personal sector”: Improved effectiveness of personal sector in delivering reasonably priced primary well being providers
  • Present technical help for the empanelment of personal sector well being suppliers on the State Well being Insurance coverage Scheme (SHIS) and BHCPF
  • Help in capability strengthening for personal services implementing of BHCPF utilizing the authorized BHCPF operational tips
  • Help the event of fashions for delivering low-cost well being providers and enhancing regulation of the non-public well being sector
  • Present technical help for personal sector interventions for self-regulation, high quality assurance and enchancment
  • Develop and strengthen a community of trusted suppliers, introducing and implementing services to strengthen their high quality and enterprise practices
  • Conduct SafeCare Assessments, together with entry, assessment and reporting of evaluation information
  • Help the event and implementation of high quality enchancment plans for well being services
  • Conduct periodic monitoring of progress in implementing high quality enchancment plans and attaining set targets
  • Coordinate facility stage high quality trainings and supply technical help to authorities and well being suppliers
  • Steady assessment of all ongoing packages and instruments, suggesting updates and enhancements from classes discovered.

{Qualifications} & Necessities

  • Medical or health-related Diploma, ideally mixed with a Public Well being or Enterprise Diploma, e.g. MPH, MBA
  • At the least 5 years work expertise in scientific well being settings and / or improvement sector
  • Should have a sound information Nationwide Well being Act (NHACT) and Primary Well being Care Provision Fund (BHCPF) and have capability constructing and venture administration expertise in public well being packages
  • Expertise with technical help for packages funded by worldwide improvement businesses in growing international locations, with vital Northern Nigeria expertise
  • Demonstrated technical depth and understanding of the well being coverage setting and governance in Nigeria, notably within the Northern Nigeria most well-liked
  • Good information of high quality enchancment approaches in healthcare and information administration processes
  • Able to interacting professionally and constructively with facility managers, clinic employees and others
  • Expertise in coordination and collaboration with stakeholders together with authorities businesses, establishments, the non-public sector (well being and non-health), and CSOs.
  • Wonderful interpersonal and team-building abilities, skill to work successfully with totally different ranges {of professional} cadres
  • Confirmed planning and coordination abilities with an eye fixed for element
  • Crucial considering, analysis and report writing abilities
  • Proficient in Microsoft workplace suite, databases and net functions
  • Consciousness of related tendencies and new (cell) applied sciences in healthcare
  • Wonderful written and verbal communication abilities in English; working information of Hausa and different native languages most well-liked.

Our Provide

  • PharmAccess Basis will supply aggressive wage and advantages commensurate with expertise and talent.

Software Closing Date

thirtieth October, 2020.

How you can Apply

and certified candidates ought to submit the next Software paperwork beneath to: [email protected] with “BHCPF Personal Sector Officer (point out the popular state)” as the topic of the mail.

  • A one-page Cowl Letter describing why you have an interest within the place and why you’re the preferrred candidate for this place
  • Your CV.


  • Solely shortlisted candidates will probably be contacted
  • PharmAccess is an equal alternative employer and doesn’t discriminate on any foundation.

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