19th September - 22nd September, 2017
Between Tuesday, September 19 and Friday, September 22, BID Learning Network (BLN) participants will gather in Lusaka, Zambia for a final BLN Discussion Meeting. The meeting provides an opportunity for country representatives and various partner organizations to discuss the challenges and best practices around developing and implementing digital health strategies and improving data collection, quality and use across health systems.
31st July, 2017, at 16:00 hrs CAT
BLN Webinar: Identifying and Addressing Challenges in Deploying an Electronic Registry – The Ghana Health Service Experience
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to join this month’s webinar entitled “Identifying and Addressing Challenges in Deploying an Electronic Registry: The Ghana Health Service Experience.” Introducing electronic registries in sub-Saharan Africa where internet connectivity and electricity are not always reliable, come with a lot of challenges, including errors and compromised data quality. In this webinar, the presenter will share how the Ghana Health Service has developed an e-registry within the District Health Information Management System 2 to collect, manage and analyze transactional case-based records at the community level for maternal and child health as well as TB management services.
30th June, 2017
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites demonstration and design countries to apply for its upcoming study visit to Santiago, Chile in collaboration with the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO). The study visit will take place between the 22nd through 25th of August. Applications are due June 30th.
29th June, 2017, at 1600hrs CAT
BLN Webinar: Lessons Learned in Scaling Up: How TDH is Deploying an m-Health Application in 600 Clinics in Burkina Faso
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to join a webinar entitled “Lessons Learned in Scaling Up: How TDH is Deploying an m-Health Application in 600 Clinics in Burkina Faso.” In 2013, Terre Des Homme (TDH) together with the Ministry of Health in Burkina Faso developed the Integrated e-Diagnostic Approach (IeDA), an innovative m-Health strategy that combines the use of mobile technologies and quality improvement methodologies for the Registre Electronique des Consultations (REC), an electronic registry for patient consultations.
31st May, 2017, at 1600hrs CAT
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to join a webinar entitled “Principles of Digital Development”. In this webinar, the presenter will provide information about the “Principles of Digital Development” which are a set of high level concepts for consideration before embarking on any technology-supported programs.
24th May, 2017, at 16:00hrs CAT
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to join a webinar entitled “Improving the Quality of Immunization and Surveillance Data in Burkina Faso.” In this webinar, the presentation will share lessons learned from Burkina Faso’s experience in improving the quality of immunization and surveillance data for Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) target diseases.
26th April, 2017, at 1600hrs CAT
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to join this month’s webinar entitled “Making the case for Improved Immunization Data in Zimbabwe.” In this webinar, the presenter will take the audience through the Zimbabwe Expanded Program on Immunization (ZEPI) with a brief background and historical perspective.
30th March, 2017 1600hrs to 1700hrs CAT (Central African Time)
In this webinar, our speaker shared lessons learned from the process of developing and implementing the Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) Data Management System in Cameroon. The presentation expounds on the tools that were applied, the actors at play and the approach taken. Our speaker explained the challenges encountered during the process and changes made to overcome them by highlighting critical areas of prioritization.
13th February, 2017 at 1600hrs CAT
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to view a webinar entitled “Data Driven Health Delivery Systems at eHealth Africa.” This webinar provides background and examples of ways in which eHealth Africa (eHA) employs technology and information systems to transform health care delivery. Our speaker described how eHA has improved immunization systems through the use of customized information systems to implement new methods of operating vaccine logistics as well as ensuring over 1400 health staff in the routine immunization programs remain connected to the communications and data they need to work.
31st January, 2017 at 1600hrs CAT
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to view a webinar entitled “The Uganda eIDSR System”. During this webinar, colleagues from Uganda share how they have built an information system with their own resources, utilizing a multi-sector approach. They share how they have engaged with different arms of the government and other local partners to build a system that is now attracting interest from external funders.
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