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Nurse

© Sarah Pierre

    Among the fields of activity in which you as a nurse can be asked to work are: primary health care, vaccination campaigns, emergency feeding programs, epidemics, specific projects (AIDS, tuberculosis, etc.) and collection as well as analysis of epidemiological data. Most nurse positions offered by MSF involve management of a team: organisation and training of national health staff.
    In a hospital you can be asked to work within different services: paediatrics, internal medicine, operating room. You ensure respect of hospital hygiene, follow up of sterilization rules, and good management of the

    Prerequisites

    •    Bachelor of science in nursing
    •    Diploma in tropical medicine or at least 1 year of relevant working experience in a tropical context
    •    Specialization in emergency room and intensive care, paediatrics, operation theatre, infection control or hospital management is a plus
    •    Relevant professional experience

    Length of mission

    •    6 to 12 months