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We found 16 resources.

CHISU Resource SerbiaEnglish

New eHealth Strategy Promotes Data Use in Serbia

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Jelena Bojović, policy director at the National Alliance for Local Economic Development (NALED), has worked for many years to establish “a more efficient health care system at the local and national levels” in Serbia.The government has invested in health sector digitization since 2002.

CHISU Resource Burkina FasoEnglish

Decentralized Reporting at Health Facilities Will Lead to Improved Data Quality in Burkina Faso

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Since 2013, Burkina Faso has used DHIS2 for routine data management of the national health information system.The system is referred to as Entrepôt National des Données de la Santé (National Health Data Warehouse), or ENDOS-BF. DHIS2 is currently deployed throughout the country from the national to district level, with monthly data entry carried out by the manager of the Center for Health Information and Epidemiological Surveillance (CISSE) based at each district.

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CHISU Resource English

CHISU Highlights from October 2021-March 2022

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CHISU has a defined, measurable and repeatable approach, tailored to each country or regional context and strategy, that can clearly demonstrate progression in a country’s health information systems and digital journey. Important in this journey is identifying and empowering local institutions.

CHISU Resource Burkina FasoEnglish

Results in Action: The case of the dead cattle and fish in Burkina Faso

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Ouedraogo Zakaria is 56 years old and lives in the village of Secaco in the Balé Province of Burkina Faso with his two wives, nine children, and three of his brothers. For the past 30 years, he has bred cattle and farmed to pay for his family’s health care, food, and schooling.

CHISU Resource Burkina FasoEnglish

Ministries Gain Better Insights From Interoperable Data in Burkina Faso

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In 2019, USAID supported the development of a One Health information system in Burkina Faso with MEASURE Evaluation (a USAID funded project), and continued support through the Country Health Information Systems and Data Use (CHISU) program to create a comprehensive and effective response to zoonotic and key human health threats at the community level.

External Resource English

A Global Call to Action for Gender-Inclusive Data Collection and Use

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Global surveys and data collection efforts focus mainly on binary cisgender sex-disaggregation of data. This binary focus excludes transgender and gender non conforming populations, thereby further marginalizing them

CHISU Resource English

High Performing Health Care (HPHC) Tool

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The goal of the High Performing Health Care System tool is to provide information about the functionality of health systems processes, functions, and intermediate outcomes.

External Resource English

Health Information System: Stages of Continuous Improvement: User Guide

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Strong health information systems (HIS) are essential for a country to meet its health goals. A strong HIS should be well-defined, comprehensive, functional, adaptable and resilient, and scalable (MEASURE Evaluation, 2018a). The system should be able to collect, manage, analyze, and disseminate health data in a timely manner, so that managers can make decisions, track progress, and provide feedback on HIS performance to improve data quality and use.

External Resource English

MEASURE Evaluation. 2020. Health Information Systems Stages of Continuous Improvement Toolkit: User Guide (PDF, 719 KB). Chapel Hill, NC: MEASURE Evaluation, University of North Carolina.

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Strong health information systems (HIS) are essential for a country to meet its health goals. A strong HIS should be well-defined, comprehensive, functional, adaptable and resilient, and scalable (MEASURE Evaluation, 2018a). The system should be able to collect, manage, analyze, and disseminate health data in a

External Resource English

Health Information System: Interoperability Maturity Toolkit: User Guide

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The Health Information Systems Interoperability Maturity Toolkit consists of a health information systems (HIS) interoperability maturity model, a maturity assessment tool, and this guide for users of the model and the tool. The term “interoperability” describes the ability of two or more information systems or components to exchange information based on standards, and to use the information that is exchanged.

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CHISU Resource French

Système d’information sanitaire: Boîtes à outils des stades d’amélioration continue: Guide de l’utilisateur

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Des systèmes d'information sanitaire (SIS) robustes sont essentiels aux pays pour l’atteinte de leurs objectifs en matière de santé. Un SIS robuste doit être bien défini, complet, fonctionnel, adaptable et résilient, et évolutif (MEASURE Evaluation, 2018a).

CHISU Resource French

Système d’information sanitaire: Boîtes à outils des stades d’amélioration continue: Manuel

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La boîte à outils des stades d'amélioration continue du système d'information sanitaire (SIS) mesure l'état et les objectifs d'un SIS à travers cinq stades, identifie les lacunes et soutient le développement de stratégies visant à améliorer les capacités du SIS liées aux processus, aux personnes et aux systèmes essentiels afin d'atteindre les objectifs sanitaires d'un pays.

CHISU Resource French

Échelle de mesure des stades d'amélioration continue du Système d'Information de Santé

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Les pays ou les organisations peuvent utiliser cette échelle pour évaluer, planifier et prioriser les investissements visant à renforcer un système d'information sanitaire (SIS), en fonction de la situation actuelle du SIS et de celle qu'ils souhaitent atteindre.

External Resource English

MEASURE Evaluation. 2019. Health Information Systems Interoperability Maturity Toolkit: Users' Guide (PDF, 3.98MB). Chapel Hill, NC: MEASURE Evaluation, University of North Carolina.

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The Health Information Systems Interoperability Maturity Toolkit consists of a health information systems (HIS) interoperability maturity model, a maturity assessment tool, and this guide for users of the model and the tool. 

External Resource English

MEASURE Evaluation. 2016. MEASURE Evaluation’s Health Information System Strengthening Model: A Summary

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MEASURE Evaluation’s Health Information System Strengthening Model (HISSM) articulates the project’s current understanding and guides us as we continue to learn how health information systems (HIS) in low- and middle-income countries are designed, developed, and implemented over time to support health systems and improve health outcomes.

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Modèle de renforcement des systèmes d’information sanitaire de MEASURE Evaluation: Un résumé

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Le modèle de renforcement des systèmes d’information sanitaire (MRSIS) mis au point par MEASURE Evaluation présente les connaissances actuelles du projet et oriente notre travail, alors que nous continuons à découvrir commen les systèmes d’information sanitaire (SIS) des pays à revenus faibles et intermédiaires sont conçus, développés et mis en oeuvre au fil du temps pour appuyer les systèmes d