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Job Posting - Health Informatics/Data Specialist - Doctors Without Borders

Megan McGuire - Aug. 22, 2017
Hello GHD community, The eHealth Unit at Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (www.msf.org) is looking for a Health Informatics/Data Specialist to join our team . The position will wor...
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data Digital Humanitarianism global health informatics public health informatics
Health IT

Framework for accelerating the development of HIE policies and procedures in LMIC

Lauren Wu - Nov. 13, 2016
Decision makers in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC) know the value of health information exchange (HIE). Unfortunately these nations may lack access to resources that accelerate the establishme...
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data governance health policy development hie LMiCs
Health IT

Global Digital Health Network April Meeting

Yudha Saputra - April 5, 2016
Dear Colleagues, I would like to inform to all of you about an excited meeting in this April from Global Digital Health Network (formerly mHealth Working Group). We will focus on "Data for Hea...
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Conferences & Meetings data digital health Events & Meetings global health
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Nurses and the data they generate

Milka Ogayo - Oct. 8, 2015
Nurses generate a lot of data such as admissions, discharges, medical errors etc., from daily activities of patient care. Copies of this data is routinely sent to higher levels in the health care sys...
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data
[ARCHIVED] Global Surgery & Anesthesia

Measurement and Accountability for Results in Health Summit

Sristi Sharma - June 9, 2015
The Measurement and Accountability for Results in Health Summit is happening right now (Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - Thursday, June 11, 2015) in Washington DC. In this summit co-hosted by the World Ban...
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accountability Barriers to Access data databases global surgery health information system Health systems measurement SDGs USAID world bank world health organization
[ARCHIVED] Ebola Response

Subduing the Ebola Virus.

As the Ebola viral disease epidemic is being conquered in West Africa, the greatest challenge is how to prevent the re-occurrence of the disease in West Africa or else where in the world. In veiw of ...
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data education infection control Safety vaccines
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Usage of data collected in publishing

Carolyn Tauro - May 10, 2015
Dear all, This is not a TB related question. However, as a beginner in the world of publishing scientific articles related to TB, I was faced with a question that I was unable to answer and hence ...
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data Publications & Research Research tb
[ARCHIVED] Ebola Response

ProMED list for information on outbreaks

Sudip Bhandari - April 2, 2015
I thought this would be an interesting resource for members here to know about and follow. ProMED is a moderated list serve that collects and distributes data on outbreaks. Link is attached below. The...
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data education infection control Safety treatment
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Ashish Jha on harnessing the energy of technology to engage patients and improve care

Rebecca Weintraub, MD - Dec. 17, 2014
Today we are thrilled to welcome Ashish K. Jha, MD, MPH as our final Keynote Speaker for this Breakthrough Opportunities event with the Commonwealth Fund. Ashish is Director of the Harvard Global ...
Keywords:
data education EMRs mobile Patient Communication PHRs policy Wearables & Self Monitoring
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

QR codes for medication packaging

GHDonline Team - Dec. 16, 2014
Idea submitted by: Nana Kwaku mainoo Putting QR codes on medicine packages to enable patients check the authenticity of the medicine, locate medications in the nearest pharmacies by GPS, get medici...
Keywords:
Adherence data Patient Communication Remote Monitoring
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Cloud-based medical data storage

GHDonline Team - Dec. 16, 2014
Idea submitted by: Nana Kwaku mainoo A medical record data bank where patients voluntarily asks allows their medical data to be stored in a cloud,with their unique password, they can make their med...
Keywords:
data EMRs PHRs Population Health Management
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

DesignerData1.0: Data visualization for obesity and heart health

Madhuri Gandikota - Dec. 16, 2014
Idea submitted by: Madhuri Gandikota We are a small startup interested in translating big-health-data to knowledge. Our solutions are based on the techniques of observational research and evidence ...
Keywords:
data EMRs Population Health Management
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

David Bates on developing “sticky” technology for patient engagement

Rebecca Weintraub, MD - Dec. 15, 2014
We are delighted to welcome David Bates, MD, MSc. as a Keynote Speaker for this Breakthrough Opportunities event with the Commonwealth Fund. David is the Chief Quality Officer and Senior Vice Pres...
Keywords:
Apps data EMRs PHRs Population Health Management Wearables & Self Monitoring
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Combine goal oriented care & new technologies to make care more patient centered & humane

Basit Chaudhry - Dec. 12, 2014
Idea submitted by: Basit Chaudhry Innovations in technology are often become breakthroughs when combined with innovations in service delivery. Conversely-radical innovations in services often depe...
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data goal oriented care patient-centered care policy Population Health Management
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Consumer-facing trust bundles for EMRs

GHDonline Team - Dec. 12, 2014
Idea submitted by: Aaron Seib As a component of meaningful use EMRs should be required to load a consumer-facing trust bundle based on a community established consensus driven process. Additiona...
Keywords:
data EMRs policy Population Health Management
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Felix Greaves on using online reviews to improve patient experience

Rebecca Weintraub, MD - Dec. 12, 2014
We are pleased to welcome Felix Greaves, honorary senior clinical lecturer in the Department of Primary Care and Public Health at Imperial College London and a public health doctor, as a Keynote Speak...
Keywords:
data Patient Communication policy Population Health Management quality of care Remote Monitoring
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Lygeia Ricciardi on the technology needs of patients and consumers

Today we’re delighted to welcome Lygeia Ricciardi as a Keynote Speaker for this Breakthrough Opportunities event with the Commonwealth Fund. Lygeia Ricciardi is an expert in consumer engagement an...
Keywords:
coaching data education EMRs Patient Communication PHRs policy Scheduling Wearables & Self Monitoring
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

John Halamka on social, mobile, analytics and cloud technologies for patient engagement

Today we’re delighted to welcome John Halamka as a Keynote Speaker for this Breakthrough Opportunities event with the Commonwealth Fund. John D. Halamka, is a Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medi...
Keywords:
data EMRs Patient Communication PHRs Population Health Management Wearables & Self Monitoring
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Web and mobile tools for gathering patient-reported outcome data

GHDonline Team - Dec. 8, 2014
Idea submitted by: Chris Hayes Patient Reported Outcome measures and instruments are a growing area of practice and research. Tools like the Kansas City Cardiomyopathy Questionnaire have patients p...
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data
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Julia Adler-Milstein on the need to integrate health and social data

We’re thrilled to welcome Julia Adler-Milstein, Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan School of Information with a joint appointment in the School of Public Health (Health Management and P...
Keywords:
Adherence data education Patient Communication Population Health Management