CHISU is supporting access to high quality data at different levels of the health system in Niger. The program aims to strengthen health information system leadership and governance by assisting the Ministry of Health to develop a new HIS strategic plan.
CHISU is also strengthening the use of the national health management information system, engaging actors at all levels to improve data quality so that data can be used by decision makers.
Implementing tools and building capacity around data quality review in Niger
CHISU is helping coordinate the implementation of data quality review (DQR) tools in Niger in collaboration with the Ministry of Health Directorate of Statistics. Although the country deployed the DHIS2 data management platform in 2017, quality data collection remained problematic, particularly for the routine Health Information System (HIS). Read more ›
CHISU Results in Action: Health Information System Assessment Tool Implementation in Two Countries
With the support of CHISU program, the HIS directorates in Madagascar and Niger planned to conduct an assessment of their HIS with the SOCI tool prior to the planning phase of their new strategic plans. Read more ›