“This is a big step in solving the data-rich-but-information-poor paradigm facing ministries of health.”
Better health workforce data can help.
The county is now saving over $150,000 per year, thanks to iHRIS.
Software developers have the power to improve usability in the tools health workers use to report health data.
The Democratic Republic of the Congo found $2 million in savings when they used data to uncover absent health workers.
The quirks and priorities that drive our decisions are tough to nail down.
Open source technologies have turned traditional tech transfer on its head. Now Tanzania is reaping the benefits.
Sierra Leone is becoming the third country to adopt a mobile phone-based platform called mHero for Ebola recovery and beyond.
mHero started as a way to combat Ebola, but Liberia plans to use it for the long run.
Each year, the country produces 2,000 new doctors and 7,000 new nurses. Yet there's often a shortage.