Using Health Workforce Data to Improve Access to Services

By Carl Leitner | 2015

CapacityPlus expanded use of the open source human resources information systems platform, iHRIS, to enable countries to use data to make decisions to more effectively recruit and deploy health workers for increased access to services and to track health worker qualifications and education pipelines; the iHRIS software is now used in 20 countries to manage almost a million health worker records at a potential cost savings of over $275 million when compared to commercial software.


Publisher: IntraHealth International

Series: Legacy Technical Brief #3

Topics: digital health Technology Leadership and Governance measurement & analytics health workforce & systems