I was a digital health novice before working with the informatics team at IntraHealth. Then they introduced me to mHero.
Mobile phones and their capabilities are expanding in Kenya.
We shouldn't wait for the next epidemic before we implement some relatively simple yet powerful digital health solutions.
At the beginning of the outbreak teams were doing what they've done for years: working in their own bubbles. But Ebola changed that.
Imagine a world where a health worker in rural Liberia has real-time access to the information she needs to save lives.
Who knew 20 years ago that mobile phones would become a crucial tool in reproductive health? And what do the next 20 have in store?
The role of ICT in creating resilient systems is profound, but we have yet to scratch the surface of possibilities.
Sierra Leone looks to Liberia for lessons in strengthening its health information systems in the wake of Ebola.
Remix, reuse, redesign. Why a technology birthed during the Ebola outbreak is now collecting data on mental health needs.
Sierra Leone is becoming the third country to adopt a mobile phone-based platform called mHero for Ebola recovery and beyond.