The incredible potential to improve global health delivery through appropriate use of health information technology (HIT) drives discussion in this community. Members connect to learn about feasibility, planning, and implementation of a broad spectrum of HIT projects, including electronic medical record systems and mobile devices.

Community moderators

Joaquin Blaya, PhD
Brigham And Women's Hospital - BWH; eHealth Systems; Harvard Medical School; Partners In Health - PIH
Hamish Fraser, MBChB, MRCP, MSc
Brigham And Women's Hospital - BWH; Harvard Medical School; Massachusetts Institute of Technology - MIT; Partners In Health - PIH
A/Prof. Terry HANNAN
American Medical Informatics Association - AMIA; Australasian College of Health Informatics - ACHI

Recent discussion topics

The impact of health information technology on disparity of process of care

By Maggie Sullivan on 18 Apr, 2015 0 Replies

Hello All - I thought this recent publication may be of interest to the community. It's freely accessible in the open access journal International Journal for Equity in Health. Perhaps it is akin to 'speaking to the choir,' but a resource to bolster…

Satelite Medical Clinic with Cost-Effectiveness

By WooYoung Lee on 16 Apr, 2015 9 Replies

Shortages of physicians have appeared in a number of developing countries. It seems likely that these shortages could worsen in some countries over the next two decades, as a result of rising demand for, and falling supply of, physicians, unless…

Dimagi-hosted CommCare webinars on April 15th & 22nd

By Gillian Javetski on 10 Apr, 2015 0 Replies

Hi everyone, Dimagi is hosting two free 90-minute webinars this March on our open source mobile platform CommCare. This webinar series provides participants with an introduction to CommCare and training on advanced technical topics. To join either or both…

New community members

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nurani madhani

Affiliated Organizations

Emory Healthcare

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United States

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Nurul Absar

Affiliated Organizations

BRAC

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Bangladesh

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Liraj Harsha Prabath Kodithuwakku

Affiliated Organizations

Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo

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Sri Lanka