City New Delhi
Type Full Time
Program (Division) Country Programs – Country Teams
The Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (CHAI) is a global health organization committed to saving lives and reducing the burden of disease in low-and middle-income countries, while strengthening the capabilities of governments and the private sector in those countries to create and sustain high-quality health systems that can succeed without our assistance. For more information, please visit: http://www.clintonhealthaccess.org
CHAI has been working in India since 2004 in close partnership with and under the guidance of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) both at the central and states’ levels on an array of high priority initiatives aimed at improving health outcomes. Currently CHAI works across projects to expand access to quality care and treatment for HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis-C, tuberculosis, cancer, health financing and immunisation. Additionally, CHAI is also supporting the government of Madhya Pradesh (MP) on large-scale programs to arrest childhood and maternal mortality due to malnutrition, anaemia, diarrhoea and pneumonia, and helping increase access to quality Family Planning services.
Context: India accounts for more than a quarter of the global TB burden with estimated
CHAI has been supporting this ambitious agenda by providing catalytic support through technical assistance, increasing awareness, expanding availability of new tools viz diagnostics and drugs, and, research/project implementation. CHAI is also undertaking an ambitious program to address key gaps in the care cascade through a pan-India engagement with the private sector. Christened ‘Joint Effort for Elimination of Tuberculosis’ (JEET) and supported by the Global Fund, this project is being undertaken under the guidance of the National TB Program and is one of the largest private sector initiatives undertaken anywhere in the world. It is expected to reach out to over
CHAI is seeking a highly motivated individual with outstanding credentials and demonstrated problem-solving abilities for the role of Manger TB. She/he will manage key verticals within the TB programs portfolio and collaborate closely with a multitude of internal and external stakeholders in driving impactful programs that expand access for the patient. She/he must be able to function independently and flexibly and have a strong commitment to excellence. This will include expanding access to newer diagnostics/drugs through excellence in service delivery, improvement in programmatic management, and development of guidelines and operational plans.