Special Interest Groups (3)
Cyber-crime is on the increase, and Africa’s health sector is not immune to the growing and changing threats. This group explores cyber-security findings affecting eHealth and shares cyber-security strategies and plans.
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Leadership is essential to achieve change, and eHealth is all about complex change, and change that takes time.
This group explores a wide range of aspects of teams, and activities that leaders have to motivate, integrate, nurture and develop, and sometimes have to abandon.
- 6 People
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Health Information Systems for Surveillance
Group Objective: To create a community focussed on strengthening information systems for improved epidemiologic intelligence for public health action.
How will the objective be achieved?
The Community will explore, and contribute to 3 main themes related to strengthening surveillance systems, including:
· Strategies for co-ordination and governance to ensure that investments in strengthening surveillance systems are efficient;
· Deepening understanding of epidemiological methods and analysis of data;
· Expanding the range of information systems and tools for use in surveillance systems.
Each theme will be detailed as an initiative on this website. In addition, a number of additional initiatives will be developed related to:
· Event-based surveillance
· Indicator based surveillance systems
· Community based surveillance systems
· Disease and program specific information systems needs, such as for VHF, Cholera, Measles and Rubella, Malaria, etc;
· Civil Registration and Vital Statistics Systems
· Capacity building initiatives.
· DHIS2 for Surveillance initiative
Should you wish to add material to this group, or have comments on this site, please contact Vincent Shaw.
- 4 People
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Rome Business School eHealth Masters
Better managers for a better world
Health Information Systems South Africa (HISP-SA)
HISP-SA develops and implements sustainable, integrated Health Information Systems that empower communities, patients and healthcare workers.
Cyber-security: themes for Africa's eHealth
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