Researchers from the Carter Center evaluate the use of Android tablet & app for a surveillance program in Ethiopia. In comparison to a traditional paper-based program they found significant efficiency gains and potential for major cost savings.
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Health eVillages from Skyscape parent and RFK Center aims to take mHealth global
This initiative seeks to take mHealth to the most underserved populations, which is where it may get the most bang for the buck.
US Department of Health and Human Services launches contest for public to produce wellness public health apps
US Department of Health and Human Services launches contest for public to produce wellness apps
Department of Health and Human Services releases first Public Health app for patients
The Department of Health and Human Services releases it’s first public health app that enables patients to look up federally funded health centers near them.
Ushahidi apps uses Crowdmapping to collect instant public health data
Ushahidi apps and the importance of Crowdmapping for public health crises