Lighthouse is a registered public Trust that exists to contribute to Malawi`s national response to HIV as model in providing as continuum of high quality care and building capacity in the health sector. Lighthouse Trust works in close coordination with the Ministry of Health (MOH) to operate four large integrated HIV testing, treatment and care Centres of Excellence in Malawi: once of the campus of Kamuzu Central Hospital (KCH) and another at Bwaila Hospital (called Martin Preuss Centre) under the Lilongwe District Health Office; in Blantyre: Umodzi Family Centre (UFC); and in Zomba: Tisungane Clinic and district support programs in central (Ntchisi, Mchinji, Dedza and Ntcheu) and northern regions (Mzimba North, Mzimba South, Nkhatabay, Rumphi and Likoma.
The Lighthouse strategic approach focuses on client-centred care based on four goals that are:
Goal 1: Service delivery: to enhance high-quality, integrated HIV prevention, treatment, care and support services for adults and children.
Goal 2: Model interventions and operations research: to develop, pilot, evaluate and disseminate innovative programs and policies across the continuum of prevention, treatment, acre and support for HIV infection and its co-morbidities, both infectious and non-infectious.
Goal 3: Quality Management: to ensure that all patients at LH clinics and all supported sites are receiving quality health care and services as recommended the MOH and other health development partners by utilizing quality improvement (QI) methodologies in a multidisciplinary team approach.
Goal 4: Capacity strengthening: to build strengthen health care capacity for high quality HIV prevention, treatment, Care and support services. The Lighthouse receives support from multiple development partners in the implementation of its activities.
Lighthouse is implementing two projects with funding from US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), a Unities States of America Government agency under US Department for Health and Human Services.
Lighthouse seeks to engage the services of a reputable and technically qualified individual or firm with extensive expertise in accounting systems, financial reporting, procurement and capacity building and training. Lighthouse hereby solicits proposals from individuals or firms to submit technical and financial proposals for this assignment.
SCOPE OF WORK OF THE FISCAL AGENT
The following is the scope of work for the Fiscal Agent: