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

Amal Bholah
University of Edinburgh; University of Mauritius
Joaquin Blaya, PhD
Brigham And Women's Hospital - BWH; eHealth Systems; Harvard Medical School; Partners In Health - PIH
A/Prof. Terry HANNAN
American Medical Informatics Association - AMIA; Australasian College of Health Informatics - ACHI
Naomi Muinga
KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme

Recent community activity

Free Electronic Health Records and Medical Website

Dhafer Ben Amor replied

Hello Sandeep, This is the URL: http://www.hippocrate.org/shop/product/hippocrate-membership-2 Click on the Button "Sign Up For Free" > "Process Checkout" > "Fill your e-mail address and name" > Done ! read more

Updated: 26 Jun, 2016
Recommendations: 3
Replies: 8

Experience Mobile Household Survey Collectors

Gitahi Ng'ang'a replied

Hi Hannah, I run a company called Hoji Ltd which serves precisely this need. We have a robust, locally developed and fully supported mobile data collection platform called Hoji. We've done a couple successful mobile data collection projects in the country and have happy clients to whom we could refer ... read more

Updated: 23 Jun, 2016
Recommendation: 1
Replies: 6

mHEALTH COMPENDIUM SPECIAL EDITION 2016: REACHING SCALE

Chege Mwangi replied

Thanks. I didn't know where to get this type of information. Chege read more

Updated: 23 Jun, 2016
Replies: 15

I've got 99 problems

Pratap Kumar replied

Dear Leo, Great comment and I can't agree more. However I have some caveats to that: 1. Your point relates to the 'expected value of perfect information' (EVPI in health economics literature). It's important to know that we don't have the data from the local context for most guidelines. However ... read more

Updated: 23 Jun, 2016
Replies: 7

New community members

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Terry Sorensen

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Nova Southeastern University

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United States

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Daniela Valdes

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NHS Central London Clinical Commisioning Group

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United Kingdom

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Muhannad Falah Hussein Abdelrahman

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Ärzte ohne grenzen

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Germany