Information communication technology
Program Focus: Health area, Patient Demographic and Geography
How are programs profiled by CHMI which use ICT targeting their services? While some programs are very general in their focus, many target their activities to cater to a specific geographic area (e.g. urban, rural) or a specific segment of the population (e.g. children, women). In addition, while all programs featured on this topic page focus on improving health through ICT, many also focus on other health areas (e.g. AIDS, tuberculosis). Click "Learn More" below to explore in what health focus areas programs in ICT are working through graphs and data.
What are the sources of funding for programs in using ICT profiled by CHMI? Programs receive funding from a range of sources, often in combination, including: donors, investors, government, and more. Click "Learn More" below to explore where CHMI-profiled programs are receiving funding through graphs and data.
Which innovative approaches are ICT programs using to achieve their goals? The following graphs illustrate the approaches that CHMI-profiled programs use to improve health market performance in this health area. These approaches fall into five categories: innovations that organize healthcare delivery, innovations that help finance care, innovations that regulate the performance of healthcare providers, innovations that change behaviors among patients and providers, and innovations that enhance processes for increased efficiency. Click "Learn More" below to explore each of these categories through graphs and data.
Discover how programs set standards and/or enforce quality care among private health providers.
Discover how programs help to finance care for the poor.
Discover how programs encourage consumers to seek better care or health workers to provide better care
Discover how programs apply operational processes or technologies to improve quality, access, efficiency, or cost.
Discover how programs deliver healthcare services or link together private providers.