Dec 4, 2017
Global Digital Health Forum Presentations 2017several sessions at this years Global Digital Health Forum. Please find the presentations from the event below.
Oct 31, 2016
Global Digital Health Network October Meeting Recap: Health Information Systems Interoperability
Apr 2, 2015
Benchmarking health system performance across districts in Zambia: a systematic analysis of levels and trends in key maternal and child health interventions from 1990 to 2010
Dec 1, 2014
As a part of these ongoing efforts, the BLN will host a Design Collaborative meeting from the 1st- 4th of December, 2014, in Lusaka Zambia. The meeting will bring together eHealth personnel from Ministries of Health in ten countries in West, East, Central and Southern Africa, to evaluate requirements and systems for immunization data generation and management.
Aug 28, 2014
Product Vision for the Better Immunization Data (BID) Initiative
Applications, DHIS2, eHealth, eHealth architecture, eLMIS, Hardware, iHRIS, Immunization Registry, mHealth, openMRS, Products, SMT (Stock Management Tool), Software, Standards, Supply Chain, Tools
The Product Vision for the Better Immunization Data (BID) Initiative combines a "top down" approach with a "bottom up" view. We begin with the national strategies, incorporating the current context of the users (e.g., the functional architecture) before considering the facility applications (e.g., the technical architecture) that are in use and have gained traction, and how they might tie together. Through a series of seven chapters, you will be led through the steps to organize how your processes and information and communication technology (ICT) infrastructure can be integrated and standardized to meet a ministry of health's vision and requirements. This document is not intended to be a definitive description of any single country's health enterprise architecture (EA). Rather, it is a starting point; a toolkit that may be adapted by countries, as necessary, to a specific country's needs and reflective of their unique context. Readers are not expected to be experts in ICT or in EA. However, a basic knowledge of eHealth and its role in supporting health care delivery workflows is assumed. The document is written in plain language with background information, illustrations of key points, and examples where it is thought they will be helpful.
Jun 13, 2014
Improving the Reporting of Immunization Data
Dec 31, 2013
BID Initiative Tools Developer Summit Report
May 31, 2013
Improving health information systems for decision making across five sub-Saharan African countries: Implementation strategies from the African Health Initiative
Dec 10, 2012
Improving data quality in The African Region
- Data quality is one of the 4 IVD priority in AFRO
- Existence of robust DM system at different level
- There is more interest on data quality than ever (Opportunity)
- Good data = good decision, wrong data = wrong decision
- Need data to monitor goals at all levels (Country, Region, Global)
- Data management has not enjoyed deserved recognition from EPI Manager on staff allocation (skills)
- Recommendations from TFI as well as EPI managers’ meetings
Sep 1, 2012
Defining Functional Requirements for Immunization Information Systems
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