Lady Health Visitors (Lhvs)

Lady Health Visitors (Lhvs) Job in Pakistan
Health And Nutrition Development Society (HANDS) , Pakistan

4 Years
15,000 - 25,000 PKR
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Requires Traveling
Career Level
LHV course from public Health school
Total Vacancies
10 Jobs
Posted on
Nov 7, 2016
Last Date
Nov 12, 2016

Job Description

  • Work closely with the camp physician to promote good health and provide health care when required.
  • Monitor patient progress and identifies any changes in status, acting on those changes to insure patient comfort and safety.
  • Assist Medical Officer and all healthcare professionals caring for patient, always giving a complete and thorough report on patient status at end of the day.
  • Keeps a daily medical log and maintains and documents the camper/staff chart. Practice patient teaching/training for patients and families.
  • Observes at all times all areas of camp to ensure optimum levels of health and safety for campers and staff.
  • Actively demonstrate a working knowledge of nursing theory, techniques, principles, and practice in order to holistically care for the patient.
  • Communicate with all staff, patients, and families with excellent written and verbal skills.
  • Consistently seek educational tools in order to broaden knowledge base of various age groups, diseases, and best practices.

Job Specification

  • Will handle and be knowledgeable of all medical equipment utilized in the care of the patient.
  • Makes sure that medications brought to camp are locked in the medication cupboard in the clinic unless discussed and approved by the camp doctor.
  • Must be able to perform various sensory requirements such as; vision, speech, smell, touch, manual dexterity, fine motor skills, and hearing in order to assess and treat the patient accurately.
  • Comply with all facility policy and procedure.
  • Accountable and responsible for each specific patient assigned while under direct supervision of the Medical Officer.
  • Submit daily/weekly/monthly reports of activities.
  • Any other duty as assigned by the immediate supervisor for the best concerned of the organization.

Health And Nutrition Development Society (HANDS)

Non-Profit Organization Management - Karachi, Pakistan