The main objective of the 2nd Regional E-Health and Telemedicine Workshop, Ministerial Conference and International Trade Exhibition is to have high level dialogue with different stakeholders on how technology can enhance healthcare delivery, brainstorm on the issue of ICT regulations especially those related to e-health, how to enhance usage of e-health platforms in East Africa […]
May 8 – 9, 2018 Kigali, Rwanda The “Digital Health Hub” at the Transform Africa Summit is the place to meet, discuss, brainstorm and network with exerts, organizations and government officials about digital health in Africa. The Health Hub is a dedicated space and a daily program that constitutes of Policy Dialogues and High-Level Panel […]
Join AeHIN’s webinar on April 11th where JSI’s Dr. Tariq Azim and University of Gondar’s Dr. Binyam Tilahun will share an approach to bring community and health systems together for mutual accountability for sharing health data and taking responsibilities for action. Both speakers will share lessons from a practical implementation in Ethiopia. Register here
Watch MEASURE Evaluation’s video on DHIS2, explaining how a software system helps low-resource countries compile and analyze health data to improve services.
From the Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research: Webinar: Using Embedded Research to strengthen National Health Systems: Learning from Ghana and Ethiopia March 16, 2018, 16:00 CET Many low-and middle-income countries face numerous challenges in generating relevant, context sensitive, timely evidence that can be used in health policy decision-making. The natural consequences are weak […]
Use of Community Health Data for Shared Accountability MEASURE Evaluation, funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), developed a guidance document, brief, and PowerPoint presentation for use by country ministries of health (MOHs), local government, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), civil society, and community leaders to foster community engagement and shared accountability for monitoring […]
Mark your calendars, here are two events happening later this fall: On October 7-9, AeHIN will host its 6th General Meeting and Conference on Interoperable Digital Health for UHC. This year’s convening will take place in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Immediately following, on October 9-12, the Asia-Pacific Medical Informatics (APAMI) will host its 2018 Conference, Transforming […]
By Benti Ejeta Ethiopia is revolutionizing its current health management information system by adopting DHIS2—a tool with global acclaim for transforming the way health data is collected, validated, visualized, and analyzed. Ethiopia is rolling out the eagerly awaited comprehensive health data management platform, commonly known as District Health Information Software 2 (DHIS2). By launching the […]
Wishing all safe and merry holiday! Thank you for your continued support to RHINO in 2017 and we look forward to providing even more resources, events, and discussion on routine health information in 2018.
Big Data for Development. You’ve seen that presentation title before, but are you really using big data in your organization to make data-driven decisions? Source: Your Organization is Not Ready for Big Data – ICTworks