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Join YAPILI

Enya Seguin - April 11, 2019
In a previous post regarding this topic, we received lots of message from nurses, midwives and doctors in African countries. With this success, we proceeded to onboard many of them onto our mHealth so...
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africa mhealth Mobile Devices Networking telemedicine
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Looking for health professionals in Kenya, Nigeria & Botswana

Enya Seguin - April 11, 2019
In a previous post regarding this topic, we received lots of message from nurses, midwives and doctors in African countries. With this success, we proceeded to onboard many of them only our mHealth so...
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africa healthcare innovation ICT4D ehealth mhealth digital health job position job opportunity mhealth Midwifery Nursing Specialties telemedicine Work & Volunteer Abroad
Health IT

Electronic Health record

Edmond Moses - March 11, 2017
Discuss options in Electronic Health Record implementation for resource-limited settings. We are developing an e-Health consultation service in rural Central Asia, and would like to know the best EHR...
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Biometric informatics e-Health EHR IT Training Mobile Devices Networking OpenMRS Software telemedicine
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

NGOs providing healthcare in Afghanistan

Anna E. Schmaus - Jan. 25, 2017
Dear all, I am preparing a document for an international donor which will show how healthcare in Afghanistan can be improved. NGOs are an important part of delivering healthcare in fragile countries...
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Afghanistan cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Diabetes eHealth elearning Healthcare NCD NGO safe motherhood teaching telemedicine
Health IT

Suggestion for Policy in Telemedicine

Yudha Saputra - Oct. 17, 2016
Dear Colleagues, Indonesia, as a developing country's, going to create it's first Telemedicine Guideline under the role of Indonesia Government. The finalization of the draft will be printed befor...
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developing countries LMiCs policy telemedicine
Health IT

Telemedicine and Africa

Amal Bholah - June 23, 2015
Telemedicine holds a great potential improving healthcare services. It improves clinical management, enhance access, quality, efficiency and cost-effectiveness. It can be an access point for the under...
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ehealth in Africa IT Training Lab Systems Mobile Devices OpenMRS Software telehealth telemedicine
Health IT

Empowering Citizens as Drivers of e-Health Innovation

Sven Jungmann - June 21, 2015
Dear colleagues, I co-authored a piece on inclusive health IT innovation together with the head of the eHealth and Wellbeing Unit at the European Commission for which I'd love to hear your thoughts...
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Citizen engagement Diffusion of Innovations digital literacy eHealth electronic health record Healthcare Policy Health Literacy Innovation patient empowerment telemedicine
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

FootprintX

Lorna Owens - Feb. 2, 2015
Footprints Foundation is proud to announce FootprintX our long distance learning platform in partnership with Next Galaxy. Our goal is to use technology to save the lives of mothers and babies ar...
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telehealth telemedicine
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Medical Digital Environment and E-Learning Enhancement

Joanna Venieri - Dec. 16, 2014
Idea submitted by: Joanna Venieri I work in a project regarding E-Learning enhancement for patient health improvement to offer better health and teach patients with chronic illness in remote areas....
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education telemedicine
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Identifying Big Problems to Solve: Creating vignettes of consumers/patients for whom HIT could change their lives

Anne-Marie Audet - Dec. 10, 2014
This is a challenge i would like to post to the network. We all know the power of narrative in focusing attention and energy. I am calling for submission of big problems that consumers/patients hav...
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Adherence coaching education Patient Communication Remote Monitoring Scheduling telemedicine Wearables & Self Monitoring
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Adapted tele-health systems to serve patients with disabilities

Kathlenn Healey - Dec. 8, 2014
Idea submitted by: Kathleen Healey My practice involves serving profoundly disabled individuals with MS who live at home, I do make house calls with my team. My idea includes an adapted tele-he...
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Patient Communication telemedicine
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Language and disability as a challenge of technology for patient engagement

Ade Yahya - Dec. 5, 2014
I am new to the community. I am a student at University of Bradford working toward my master in International Health management. In m different courses we have discussed the increase use of IT and how...
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challenges disability health technology telemedicine
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Health Literacy-learning the language of patients

A/Prof. Terry HANNAN - Dec. 3, 2014
I am interested to hear the ideas and possible solutions regarding the issues surrounding "health literacy" which is critical in any communications with patients. The "language" of health care is not ...
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Adherence Tools Health Literacy Patient Communication telemedicine Wearables & Self Monitoring
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Using the diverse healthcare workforce in US to tackle the healthcare disparity in US and beyond!

Soojin Jun - Dec. 3, 2014
The US is like a microcosm of the wider world with so many ethnic and cultural diversity; more than 50 million US population speak languages other than English and more than 22.3 million people belie...
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Patient Communication telemedicine
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Home telehealth

Joel Reich - Dec. 2, 2014
Idea submitted by: Joel J, Reich, MD Home Telehealth has tremendous potential for patient engagement and activation. While it is currently quite helpful in the home management of patients with COPD...
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Population Health Management Remote Monitoring telemedicine
[ARCHIVED] Technology for Patient Engagement

Engaging and supporting caregivers

Marie Connelly - Dec. 1, 2014
Family caregivers, or “informal caregivers,” provide a significant support system for patients with complex or chronic conditions, though these individuals are somewhat absent from policy conversation...
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Adherence Tools Patient Communication PHRs Remote Monitoring telemedicine Wearables & Self Monitoring
Health IT

2013 Extreme Affordability Conference Registration Open

carmina lu - Dec. 6, 2012
Registration is now open for the Center for Global Surgery 2013 Extreme Affordability Conference! The conference will be held March 28-29th at the Rice Eccles Stadium Tower in Salt Lake City, Utah...
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abstracts Access to Care access to health care Conferences & Meetings global health global health care delivery global surgery Mobile Devices telemedicine
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Helpline for TB patients

Xeno Acharya - Nov. 19, 2012
I am doing a preliminary literature review on existing mobile/telephone helpline for TB patients in developing countries. I found decent literature on diagnosis/screening for mostly chronic diseases b...
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Community Health Workers helpline mhealth mobile Health Patient Education psychosocial support Publications & Research support telemedicine tuberculosis
TB Infection Control

Helpline for TB patients

Xeno Acharya - Nov. 19, 2012
I am doing a preliminary literature review on existing mobile/telephone helpline for TB patients in developing countries. I found decent literature on diagnosis/screening for mostly chronic diseases b...
Keywords:
Community Health Workers helpline mhealth mobile Health Patient Education psychosocial support Publications & Research support telemedicine tuberculosis
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Helpline for TB patients

Xeno Acharya - Nov. 14, 2012
I am doing a preliminary literature review on existing mobile/telephone helpline for TB patients in developing countries. I found decent literature on diagnosis/screening for mostly chronic diseases b...
Keywords:
Community Health Workers helpline mhealth mobile Health Patient Education Publications & Research Social Support telemedicine tuberculosis support