By Ommniyah Elfatih Yousif, National AIDS Spending Assessment (NASA) is standardized tool provides indicators of the country financial response to HIV and AIDS and to support the monitoring of resource mobilization. It’s conducted in Sudan as a joint work between Health Economics Department, Federal Ministry of Health, the Sudanese National AIDS Control Program (SNAP) and UNAIDS.
In early September, 2014 when Dr. Tom Frieden, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said “it is the world’s first Ebola epidemic, and it is spiralling out of control. It is bad now and it is going to get worse in the next future. There is still a window of opportunity to
Press Release IBM has launched several initiatives to help curb the spread of Ebola in West Africa. They include a citizen engagement and analytics system in Sierra Leone that enables communities affected by Ebola to communicate their issues and concerns directly to the government; a donation of IBM Connections technology in Nigeria to strengthen the
In the follow up of the recent launch of mobile health platforms in Nigeria healthcare. Airtel Nigeria is forming an alliance with an Indian outfit: Apollo Hospitals to enhance health care in Nigeria via telemedicine service. The telemedicine service will be available for Nigerians and Airtel’s Premier customers. It aims to reduce travels to India
There is a mythology that considers ICD10/ICD10PCS implementation a daunting and very cumbersome process. The myth has been aggravated by the fact that ICD9 has been around for many decades during which most of the users have gone to schools and worked in facilities. Consequently, they have forgotten that there was a migration from ICD8
BACKGROUND It has been internationally said many times that there is a general lack of empirical evidence to guide African Countries in their health systems reforms which puts a great emphasis on the monitoring and evaluation of performance of Data Collection Systems. This therefore has institutionalized data collection, monitoring and evaluation, and dissemination of