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.

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

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IT IN HEALTH

Mohammad Ullah replied

Dear Mr Sujeeb, Thanks for your reply. Please visit this link to see the list of features provided by bahmni, https://www.bahmni.org/feature-list/ Also you can see a demo of the software online in that website. This also collects clinical data which is mapped with ICD 10 codes as well as other ... read more

Updated: 25 May, 2017
Replies: 11

Vecna Cares Hiring: Director of Programs and Director of Engineering

by Emily Taylor

Dear Community, Vecna Cares is hiring! Come join our growing team in Cambridge, MA with opportunities for travel globally. Vecna Cares, a not for profit company based in Cambridge and Nairobi, designs and deploys information management and technology solutions that create measurable impact, helping people lead better and healthier lives. ... read more

Updated: 22 May, 2017
Replies: 0

factors affecting data completeness in the hospital information systems

Alakananda Bagchi replied

This is what a lot of good primary care physicians in the U.S. have been saying ever since EHR started but no one is listening ! Many older physicians have retired early just because of this and we have a dearth of primary care docs !! Docs now do a ... read more

Updated: 15 May, 2017
Recommendations: 11
Replies: 28

Press Release Regarding to WannaCry in My Country

Naomi Muinga replied

Thanks Yudha for bringing this up on this forum. What are some of the security measures that implementers have currently put in place? It would be useful if members can share here what they have done practically to help protect the investments already made. read more

Updated: 15 May, 2017
Reply: 1

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ABRAHAM HONORIO REYES FLORINDEZ

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Medical Cambodia; Medical college; Medical Device; medical doctor; Medical Missions; Medic Mobile; MediDev; Medifund; Medilaser

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Peru

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Patricia Dewer

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Piedmont Healthcare

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United States

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Donna Geocaniga-Gaviola

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Department of Health-National TB Control Program

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Philippines