CHAI: Climate Change Adaptation and ICT
Nurses Improve Patient Care Using Smartphones
SATELLIFE, and project partners, disseminated the successful outcomes of the Mobile Health Information System project conducted in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
ICT for Health
SATELLIFE has been a pioneer in promoting the use of information technology for better health in low-resource environments. That tradition continues today with the use of mobile computing devices for data collection and information dissemination. More...
Mozambique Health Information Network (MHIN) Improves capacity to collect, transmit and report data using PDAs and the local cellular network.
GATHERdata™ A powerful tool that turns data collected on mobiles into useful information, with real time access, automated analysis and reporting.
GUIDE™ A content management system for converting very large clinical and health documents into a format for mobile computing devices.
Improve patient care > Save Lives
Every day, people in poor countries die unnecessarily from infectious diseases - malaria, tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS, pneumonia and diarrhea - as health workers do not have access to reliable information. SATELLIFE's free health e-newsletters and discussion groups meet this need:
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