Mobile comms empowers 90% of Africans to participate in the global economy and receive otherwise inaccesible services. But despite benefits of mobile access, many struggle from under-resourced health systems. The Ebola epidemic was exacerbated by this weakness. Mobile technologys can enable disease surveillance, remote diagnosis and disease management. We will use real examples to discuss the
Presentation by Dr Rajeev R Eashwari, Director: E-health, Department of health KZN.
Healthcare Innovation Summit 2016. 24 - 25 August 2016 at the Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel in Johannesburg, South Africa
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