Dexis is seeking candidates for a Senior Health Information Systems assignment to provide technical assistance to USAID Tanzania in building data driven decision making in-service delivery, management and governance, particularly to strengthen health systems (a critical need for improved health outcomes).
This is a short-term consultancy based in Tanzania with an estimated 65 days of effort, beginning January 2020 for a three-month period of performance.
The Consultant will support USAID Tanzania’s Health Systems Strengthening and the Strategic Information Teams to provide strategic and technical expertise to the USAID/Tanzania Health Office and the interagency USG PEPFAR team. The consultant will provide advisory and deep technical acumen, including hands-on health information system/ information technology (HIS/IT) technical expertise, conduct results-oriented analysis, manage communications in close collaboration with a wide variety of stakeholders including GoT, USAID, and other USG agencies.
The assignment is under USAID’s Global Health Technical Assistance and Mission Support (GH-TAMS) project, a five-year activity supporting USAID’s Global Health Bureau and field missions with short-term technical assistance in HIV/AIDS, health systems strengthening, MCH, family planning, infectious disease M&E, strategic information and numerous other public health technical areas.