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Tender for OpenSRP implementation in Tanzania

Alice Liu - Dec. 13, 2017
Hello colleagues, we have released an RfP for a software development firm to implement OpenSRP for the USAID-funded Boresha Afya project in Tanzania. It has been advertised in the local papers and we...
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clinical decision support systems Health Systems Strengthening & Service Quality Mobile Devices OpenMRS open source RFP service delivery Software software design
Health IT

Health Care Variation

A/Prof. Terry HANNAN - Feb. 20, 2017
Variation in health care is one of the major obstacles to cost effective, accessible high quality care. This week I have received a 59 minute video on the work from the Dartmouth Institute in New Ham...
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costs Health Systems Strengthening & Service Quality Variation
Health IT

Invitation to contribute your priorities to WHO Guidelines on digital interventions for health systems strengthening and RMNCAH

Garrett Mehl - Dec. 9, 2016
Dear Health IT Colleagues, This is an invitation to contribute your voice into the development of World Health Organization Guidelines on the use of digital tools for health systems strengthening....
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digital health eHealth Guidelines health information system health information technology Health Systems Strengthening & Service Quality Immunization Lab Systems maternal and child health services mhealth Mobile Devices OpenMRS Pharmacy Information System Reproductive Health Software world health organization
[ARCHIVED] Quality & Safety

employment opportunity

Ade Yahya - Nov. 23, 2015
Hello everyone, I am a recent graduate from a master program in International health management and I am looking for a full time job in the sector. my only experience in healthcare industry is an in...
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administrative Health Systems Strengthening & Service Quality Human resources for health job opportunity
[ARCHIVED] Ebola Response

Standards for PPE, what is good enough?

Elizabeth Glaser - Oct. 7, 2014
With one nurse in Spain infected with Ebola and another nurse awaiting test results, there has been an increased panic in some quarters about epidemic spread of the disease in Europe. However there...
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Health Systems Strengthening & Service Quality PPE
Health IT

PANEL DISCUSSION: Global perspective on using IT to measure and improve quality and safety

Andrew Kanter, MD MPH - Sept. 26, 2010
Medinfo 2010 was held in Cape Town, South Africa from September 12-15, 2010. It was very well attended with representation from many countries, particularly from Africa. It was an excellent opportunit...
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Conferences & Meetings health care in low resource settings health information technology Health Systems Strengthening & Service Quality Monitoring & Evaluation Safety