By Jesse Coleman: What in the world is “meHealth”? It’s the combination of mHealth and e-health technologies and services to give personalized health support to anyone in the health system, whether patients, nurses, doctors, community health workers, administrations, or anywhere in between. In the simplest terms, meHealth is about communicating information within a health
A young Nigerian: Miss Kesandu Nwokolo, has developed a mobile phone application, to help reduce the incident of infant and maternal mortality in Africa. A statement released in Lagos on Sunday said that the innovative healthcare application developed by Nwokolo and her team is known as CradleCount’. ”What is interesting is that many young Africans
mHealth solution has been named as the first winner of Philip’s South Africa’s Innovation Fellows Competition.The competition was launched in August this year in collaboration with the Innovation Hub in Pretoria, with the goal of unlocking local talent and addressing regionally relevant challenges in healthcare.
By Chioma Obinna As the World Health Organisation, WHO, recently ranked HIV and TB as leading killer diseases, a leading science and technology company in healthcare, Merck has launched into the Nigerian market an innovative system, Muse Auto CD4/CD4 System, for monitoring the progression of the HIV/AIDS in adults and children.
The national Department of Health has launched a mobile application that seeks to improve primary health care services in the health sector in South Africa.On Wednesday, Health Regulations and Compliance Manager at the department, Dr Anban Pillay, said the mobile application is an information and communication tool that can empower the primary health care worker,