Request for Proposal (RFP) - Consultancy Services to Provide Technical Support - USAID's Integrated Health Program (IHP) - Palladium Group

Posted by Future on Fri 11th Feb, 2022 -

Palladium Group invites qualified individual consultants to indicate interest by submitting RFP document for the following services:

Palladium is a leading implementer of international development programs. Working in over 90 countries and across a broad range of sectors, we offer donor agencies a balance of global scale and in-house technical expertise. Aid is a critical component of our shared pursuit of the Sustainable Development Goals, and we bring our knowledge of the private sector to bear in designing solutions that use aid to spark lasting social and economic development.

Palladium works with governments around the world to make transformational change possible across regions and countries. We combine the rigour of private sector strategy execution with our deep understanding of development fundamentals to create more efficient governments and lasting social progress.

Applications are invited for:

Title: Request for Proposal (RFP) - Consultancy Services to Provide Technical Support to the Integrated Primary Health Care Advisor (IPHC Advisor)

The position is expected to perform the schedule of the IPHC Advisor during the maternity period, by ensuring activities related to Child Health and other Service Delivery Unit and Provide technical support to the FCT PHCB, ACHA and facilities in strengthening the relevant structures and systems required to strengthen quality improvement processes at the PHC Level.

USAID's Integrated Health Program (IHP) would like to invites applications from suitably qualified individual consultants to help public health and policy leaders attach higher priority to their national and sub-national health needs, secure sustainable financing, advance health equity, and monitor policy implementation to ensure gains stay on track. IHP aims to secure long-term enduring change by working with coalitions both inside and outside of health and showing common cause with neglected populations and other development actors. Central elements of IHP revolve around building in country capacity, institutionalizing achievements of past investments, and promoting country ownership of programs and initiatives.

The Integrated Health Program (IHP) is a USAID-funded five-year project with a mandate to improve health systems, improve access to and increase quality of primary health care in designated states (Sokoto, Bauchi, Kebbi, Ebonyi and the FCT). IHP aims to improve the enabling environment for equitable and sustainable health services, supplies, and delivery systems, contribute to state-level reductions in child and maternal morbidity/mortality and to increase the capacity of health systems (public and private) to sustainably support quality PHC services.

The consultant will be responsible for and is expected to provide ongoing technical assistance and capacity building to the Primary Healthcare Board (PHCB), the ACHA, Ward Development Committees (WDCs), and PHCs to implement State strategies and plans that guide IRMNCH+N such as the PHCUOR, MSP, PHC revitalization, OIRIS and the rapidly scale-up integrated delivery of quality, highimpact IRMNCH +NM services, Support advocacy efforts related to integrated delivery of RMNCH +NM with HHSS and PHCB for adoption of new evidence based RMNCH + nutrition and at health facilities and the community.

In this Request for Proposal, Palladium expects offerors to develop a custom solution and proposal to Palladium for consideration. Bidders are required to provide justification for the work proposed or methodology to be adopted. This will be a Best Value procurement.

Type of Contract
  • This is a firm fixed price deliverable-based contract.
  • The consultant is expected to satisfactorily accomplish the deliverables before he/she gets paid for that deliverable.
  • The IHP Chief of Party reserves the right to confirm if a deliverable is delivered adequately or otherwise.
  • No price change is expected after contract is signed.
  • IHP will not pay for cost of any deliverable that is not complete, of quality or on time.
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Application Closing Date
11:59pm (WAT), 19th February, 2022.

Submission of Documents
Please follow the instructions as contained in the Request for Application (RFP) and submit to:

No late application will be received after the deadline.