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Digital Health Strategy Consultant


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5 Year
Male, Female, Both
Bachelor Degree


  • Organization: WHO – World Health Organization
  • Location: Suva
  • Grade: Consultancy – International Consultant – Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Public Health and Health Service
    • Information Technology and Computer Science
  • Closing Date: 2023-06-04


The World Health Organization (WHO) is a technical agency of the United Nations accountable for international public health. It was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in GenevaSwitzerland, with six regional offices and 150 field offices worldwide.WHO’s mission is to encourage health, maintain the world safe, and serve the vulnerable, guided by science and committed to the well-being of all people. The organization works with governments, civil society, international organizations, foundations, advocates, researchers, and health employees to advance the health and security of al.WHO’s areas of involvement include public health, AIDS, malaria, tuberculosis, dengue, and more. The agency is led by a director-general appointed by the WHO Secretariat, which carries out routine operations and helps implement strategies.


The duties for Digital Health Strategy Consultant are :

The contracted adviser should simplify stakeholder talks and draft the digital health strategy in line with the priorities determined through stakeholder talks and conduct a thorough scoping into the conditions of implementing provider-to-provider-based telemedicine assistance between health workers from the two major hospitals and health centres in neighboring islands.



The requirements for Digital Health Strategy Consultant are :

  •  Bachelors level degree in information technology, information systems,
    health informatics or a connected major
     Masters level degree any of the disciplines listed above
  • At least 5 years of background digital health strengthening and supporting ministries of health to draft Digital Health strategies, particularly in growing settings and/or small islands developing states.
  • Proven background to develop and foster cooperative working relationships with key stakeholder and health sector partners.
  • Illustrated ability to analyze and synthesise relevant information and translate findings into strategic suggestions.
  • Background working in Pacific Island countries and areas. Knowledge of the RMI
    healthcare system.
  • Professional in the assessment of digital health systems and drafting of digital health strategies in similar environments
  • Computer applications such as MS Office
  • Strong transmission and coordination skills
  • Outstanding written and verbal proficiency in English.


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