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The Resource Health information systems and the advancement of medical practice in developing countries, Kgomotso H. Moahi, Kelvin Joseph Bwalya, and Peter Mazebe II Sebina, editors

Health information systems and the advancement of medical practice in developing countries, Kgomotso H. Moahi, Kelvin Joseph Bwalya, and Peter Mazebe II Sebina, editors

Label
Health information systems and the advancement of medical practice in developing countries
Title
Health information systems and the advancement of medical practice in developing countries
Statement of responsibility
Kgomotso H. Moahi, Kelvin Joseph Bwalya, and Peter Mazebe II Sebina, editors
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"[This book] is a comprehensive reference source for the latest scholarly research on technology utilization for delivering reliable and accurate health information to patients and clinical staff. Highlighting pivotal perspectives on topics such as mobile health, telemedicine, and healthcare access, this book is ideally designed for professionals, practitioners, researchers, academics, and graduate students interested in the benefits and challenges of technology applications in healthcare systems"--Provided by publisher
Dewey number
610.28509172/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1979-
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moahi, Kgomotso H.,
  • Bwalya, Kelvin Joseph
  • Sebina, Peter Mazebe II Mothataesi
  • IGI Global
Series statement
Advances in human services and public health AHSPH book series,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Health services administration
  • Medical care
  • Health Information Systems
  • Developing Countries
  • Africa South of the Sahara
Target audience
  • adult
  • specialized
Label
Health information systems and the advancement of medical practice in developing countries, Kgomotso H. Moahi, Kelvin Joseph Bwalya, and Peter Mazebe II Sebina, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
black and white
Contents
  • Records management and open data in healthcare provision in Africa: reflections and lessons for Botswana / Peter Mazebe II Mothataesi Sebina, Balulwami Grand -- Big data and healthcare: implications for medical and health care in low resource countries / Kgomotso H. Moahi -- Open source technology for medical practice in developing countries / Afton Chavez, Carrie Kovarik -- Knowledge sharing for healthcare and medicine in developing countries: opportunities, issues, and experiences / Kgomotso H. Moahi, Kelvin J. Bwalya -- Viral education via mobile phone: virtual international networks and Ebola prevention in Sierra Leone / Julia Bello-Bravo [and 3 others] -- Mobile phones and expanding human capabilities in plural health systems / Steven Sam -- Implementation of mobile health initiatives in Malawi: current status, issues, and challenges / Donald Flywell Malanga -- Telemedicine in low resource settings: a case for Botswana / Kagiso Ndlovu, Kabelo Leonard Mauco, Ryan Littman-Quinn -- Telemedicine and electronic health: issues and implications in developing countries / Kijpokin Kasemsap -- Next wave of tele-medicine: virtual presence of medical personnel / Kelvin J. Bwalya -- Use of information and communication technology by health care providers for continuing professional development in Botswana / Wananani. B. Tshiamo, Mabedi Kgositau, Mabel Magowe
  • "It has been quite a journey": experiences and evolution in health information systems in Zimbabwe / Njabulo Bruce Khumalo -- Case study: the Tanzania health facility registry / Niamh Darcy [and 17 others] -- Health information systems, ehealth strategy, and the management of health records: the quest to transform South Africa's public health sector / Shadrack Katuu -- Developing and measuring the business case for health information technology / Duncan Wade Unwin, Louis Sanzogni, Kuldeep Sandhu
Control code
ocn978487644
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (PDFs (350 pages) :)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781522522638
Lccn
2016057905
Other control number
10.4018/978-1-5225-2262-1
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)978487644
Label
Health information systems and the advancement of medical practice in developing countries, Kgomotso H. Moahi, Kelvin Joseph Bwalya, and Peter Mazebe II Sebina, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
black and white
Contents
  • Records management and open data in healthcare provision in Africa: reflections and lessons for Botswana / Peter Mazebe II Mothataesi Sebina, Balulwami Grand -- Big data and healthcare: implications for medical and health care in low resource countries / Kgomotso H. Moahi -- Open source technology for medical practice in developing countries / Afton Chavez, Carrie Kovarik -- Knowledge sharing for healthcare and medicine in developing countries: opportunities, issues, and experiences / Kgomotso H. Moahi, Kelvin J. Bwalya -- Viral education via mobile phone: virtual international networks and Ebola prevention in Sierra Leone / Julia Bello-Bravo [and 3 others] -- Mobile phones and expanding human capabilities in plural health systems / Steven Sam -- Implementation of mobile health initiatives in Malawi: current status, issues, and challenges / Donald Flywell Malanga -- Telemedicine in low resource settings: a case for Botswana / Kagiso Ndlovu, Kabelo Leonard Mauco, Ryan Littman-Quinn -- Telemedicine and electronic health: issues and implications in developing countries / Kijpokin Kasemsap -- Next wave of tele-medicine: virtual presence of medical personnel / Kelvin J. Bwalya -- Use of information and communication technology by health care providers for continuing professional development in Botswana / Wananani. B. Tshiamo, Mabedi Kgositau, Mabel Magowe
  • "It has been quite a journey": experiences and evolution in health information systems in Zimbabwe / Njabulo Bruce Khumalo -- Case study: the Tanzania health facility registry / Niamh Darcy [and 17 others] -- Health information systems, ehealth strategy, and the management of health records: the quest to transform South Africa's public health sector / Shadrack Katuu -- Developing and measuring the business case for health information technology / Duncan Wade Unwin, Louis Sanzogni, Kuldeep Sandhu
Control code
ocn978487644
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (PDFs (350 pages) :)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781522522638
Lccn
2016057905
Other control number
10.4018/978-1-5225-2262-1
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)978487644

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