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Taxonomy : Scheduling & Reminders
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located in Malawi and Zambia
As an Information and Communication Technology (ICT) project, Project Mwana focused on Maternal and Newborn Child Health (MNCH) aimed to facilitate several key ideas, including: Secure delivery of HIV (Dry Blood Spot, or DBS) test results from the lab to health clinics by SMS, which we’ve named “Results160″ Appointment reminders for newborn children, or “RemindMi” (Mi = mothers & infants), and Free-text “chat” for health clinic workers and Community Health Workers, to strengthen communication and patient tracing. The software uses SMS (text messages) to deliver HIV test results for infants directly to health clinics and enhance communication within the clinics. ...
located in Kenya
The Pamoja SMS project supports implementation and expansion of high quality HIV prevention, care and treatment services at facilities. Twice a week, SMS messages and emails are sent to health workers in Pamoja-supported sites, encouraging them to handle service delivery differently (e.g. decentralization, task shifting, integration of services, mentoring) and provide important updates in key services. The goal is to improve access to quality care by improving local capacity for long term sustainability.
located in Uganda
mTrac is a government led initiative to digitize the transfer of Health Management Information System (HMIS) data via mobile phones. The initial focus of mTrac is to speed up the transfer of HMIS Weekly Surveillance Reports (covering disease outbreaks and medicines), provide a mechanism for community members to report on service delivery challenges, and empower District Health Teams by providing timely information for action.