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
Harvard Medical School
Human diagnosis project
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

Launch of WHO Classification of Digital Health Interventions v1.0

Steven Wanyee Macharia replied

Garret, reading the publication again, there might be value in considering a grouping for Heath policy makers (and health legal experts). This group has different requirements from health managers and obviously serve different role as well. They will also benefit greatly from research for health generated evidence. Thus, a digital ... read more

Updated: 13 May, 2018
Replies: 9

New paper on how digital health can support achievement of SDG 3 targets

by Margaret Lamiell Aliber

Hello Health IT community, Here is a new paper published in SAGE’s Digital Health that may be of interest - “Digital Health Technologies to Support Access to Medicines and Pharmaceutical Services in the Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals” The paper summarizes intersectional approaches to institutionalize more than 35 tailor-made ... read more

Updated: 10 May, 2018
Replies: 0
Updated: 02 May, 2018
Reply: 1

Fwd: Expressions of Interest: Health Information Technology Marketplace IDB - April 18th 2018

Pablo Pazos replied

It seems only registered organizations that are clients of the bank can register for an account https://myidboperations.iadb.org/eaps/public/#/request/form read more

Updated: 05 Apr, 2018
Replies: 3

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Dr Hafiz Abdul Quddus

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General Hospital

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Pakistan

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ritu poudel

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BPKMCH,Bharatpur,Chitwan,Nepal

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Nepal

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Marry Gold

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Academic Emergency Medicine; Academic Medicine; Access Our Medicine; Access to Medicine Foundation; Addis Ababa University Faculty of Medicine; Afghan Family Medicine Association; African Federation for Emergency Medicine; African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine - PHCFM; African Society for Laboratory Medicine(ASLM); Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University; alexandria faculty of medicine; AL-Kindy College of Medicine; A.M. Dogliotti College of Medicine ; America Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; American Journal of Disaster Medicine; American Journal of Law and Medicine; American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Annals of Internal Medicine; Annals of Tropical Medicine & Parisitology; Archives of Internal Medicine; Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine; Assiut University Faculty of Medicine; Aswan Family Medicine Residency; Australasian Society for HIV Medicine - (ASHM) ; Avalon University School of Medicine; BackOffice Medicine; Banha School of Medicine; Baylor College of Medicine; Baylor College of Medicine Children's Foundation, Tanzania; Benha Faculty of medicine; Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine; Boston University School of Medicine; Can Tho Family Medicine Clinic; Central Denmark Region, Center for Telemedicine and Telehealth

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