Nuha Awad

Personal information

Title: 
Nursing Officer
Birthyear: 
1961

Contact information (private)

Address: 
Ramallah
Country: 
Palestine
Mobile phone: 
0542168535
Personal email address: 
N.AWAD@unrwa.org

Contact information (work)

Company name: 
UNRWA
Department: 
Nursing
Postbox: 
78100
Address: 
Ashqelon
Country: 
Palestine
Phone: 
025890400
Fax: 
025322714

Education

Master, public health,2001, Birzeit University, Palestine
Diploma, clinical supervision, 1994, Bethlehem University, Palestine
Bachelor's degree, Nursing Science, 1985, Al-Quds University, Palestine

Competences

Monitor, supervise and contribute to developing the Provision of MCH care including Preconception care, Antenatal care, Postnatal care, Family Planning, Family Protection and Child Health care, for the Palestinian refugees at UNRWA primary health care centers (13 Health Centers and health Points at Jerusalem and Jericho Area)
Organize Conduct and implement in –service and on –the- job training plans. and coordinate and plan out side trainings with the MOH and other NGOs to upgrade the knowledge and skills of the Midwifery and Nursing staff.
Collect, Analyze, Revise and Edit the data and reports from the health centers
Languages: 
Arabic mother tongue
English very good

Jobs

Work history: 
Area Nursing Officer for Jerusalem and Jericho Health Centers and Health Points, 2005 – Present, UNRWA. During this period she worked for two years as an Acting Field Nursing Officer (West Bank Field/ in charge of all Health Centers and Health points at the three Areas (Jerusalem, Nablus and Hebron).
Instructor for Nurses, 2003-2005, Physiotherapists and Speech therapy at Ramallah Women Training Center (UNRWA). The courses were mainly Anatomy and Physiology, Psychology, Community and Primary Health Care and Physiotherapy during pregnancy.
Senior Staff Nurse at UNRWA,1986-2003, HCs: (1 year at Jerusalem Health Center; 1 year at Jalazone Health Center; 13 years at Kalandia Health Center; and 2 years at al Am'ary Health Center).
Senior Staff Nurse (SSN),1985, Silwad Health Center (Government).
Productions and works: 
Ensure the optimal technical and practical implementation of the MCH care provided by the Nurses and Midwives through supportive supervision and training workshops.
Monitor, supervise and control the Provision of school health at the same Area.
Ensure the implementation of the Immunization program and maintain a high coverage.
Ensure that optimal infection control standards are maintained.
Monitor, supervise and control the follow up and surveillance of the Communicable and non communicable (NCD) diseases.
Organize Conduct and implement in –service and on –the- job training plans. and coordinate and plan out side trainings with the MOH and other NGOs to upgrade the knowledge and skills of the Midwifery and Nursing staff.