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  • Applied Technology @JSI
    2018 - This slide doc presents JSI's Applied Technology Center core capabilities and approach. The ATC works to identify, adapt, and apply appropriate, innovative & effective technology to improve health services across the globe. JSI, 2018. Download (PDF, 2.04 MB) ...
  • Assessment of the Effectiveness of the MomConnect Helpdesk in Handling and Resolving Complaints
    2018 - MomConnect is a national-scale ministerial mHealth initiative that employs cell phone technology to register pregnant women in South Africa and deliver to them stage-based maternal messages during pregnancy and after delivery. The effort aligns with the global health goal of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the ...
  • Building Stronger Health Information Systems in Tanzania: A Decade of Collaboration and Learning
    September, 2018 - In Tanzania, JSI works hand-in-hand with the government to align resources from multiple projects, partners, and donors to build a sustainable, adaptable health information system that produces good quality, timely data for decision-making to improve the lives of the Tanzanian people. This infographic maps out JSI's decade of collaboration and ...
  • Building a Web-Based Decision Support System
    July, 2018 - As countries strengthen their data infrastructures, global health professionals increasingly need data from multiple sources for monitoring programs and for preventing and controlling the spread of epidemics. To accomplish this, countries are developing health information exchange protocols -- also called interoperability layers or health information mediators -- and establishing data ...
  • Conceptualizing and Measuring Data Use: A Review of Assessments and Tools
    June, 2018 - MEASURE Evaluation is at the forefront of developing guidance for the monitoring and measurement of data use?a key output of health information systems strengthening. This paper has the following purposes: Expand on the Health Information System Strengthening Model (HISSM) definition and conceptualization of the use of data, especially for acting ...
  • Digital Health Investment Review Tool
    February, 2019 - Too often digital health investments are made without the time or resources to develop a deep technical knowledge of the information and communications technologies behind them, or the ecosystem in which these technologies are used. The goal of the Digital Health Investment Review Tool is to provide high-level guidance based ...
  • Digital Supportive Supervision @JSI
    December, 2018 - This three-page brief gives an overview of supportive supervision in healthcare, how digital approaches can improve supportive supervision, and examples of JSI's work implementing digital supportive supervision. Download (PDF, 1.30 MB) ...
  • GIS @ JSI
    February, 2019 - This 2-pager gives a brief overview of JSI's GIS capacity, how we use it, and examples of international projects using GIS to solve global health problems. Download (PDF, 624 KB) ...
  • Introduction to the Applied Technology Center
    July, 2018 - This slide deck provides a brief overview of Applied Technology at JSI & WEI, the ATC team, and JSI's 6 technology practice areas. Download (PDF, 2.20 MB) ...
  • JSI Applied Technology Center overview
    2018 - This slide doc provides an overview of JSI's Applied Technology Center, including information on our approaches to developing health information systems, data services, mobile solutions, and technology for logistics. It also highlights JSI's work channeling content and developing enabling components � building blocks � to lay the foundation for successful ...
  • JSI in Tanzania
    September, 2018 - For nearly four decades, JSI has worked with the Government of Tanzania and other partners to accelerate progress on the government's health and development priorities. Together, we've trained and deployed health workers, improved data collection and use, introduced new vaccines, and expanded services to vulnerable populations. This brochure highlights how ...
  • MomConnect Security Findings and Recommendations
    2017 - The MEASURE Evaluation Strategic Information for South Africa (MEval-SIFSA) project and other partners have provided support to the South African National Department of Health in the implementation and rollout of the MomConnect mobile health intervention since its launch in August 2014. As part of this support, in 2016 MEval-SIFSA conducted ...
  • Performance of Routine Information System Management (PRISM) Training Kit: Facilitator's Manual
    October, 2018 - One of the mandates of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-supported MEASURE Evaluation is to strengthen the collection, analysis, and use of routine health information system (RHIS) data for the delivery of high-quality health services. The Performance of Routine Information System Management (PRISM) Framework and suite of tools ...
  • Performance of Routine Information System Management (PRISM) Training Kit: Participant's Manual
    October, 2018 - One of the mandates of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-supported MEASURE Evaluation is to strengthen the collection, analysis, and use of routine health information system (RHIS) data for the delivery of high-quality health services. We developed the Performance of Routine Information System Management (PRISM) Framework and suite ...
  • Performance of Routine Information System Management (PRISM) User's Kit: Moving from Assessment to Action
    October, 2018 - One of the mandates of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-supported MEASURE Evaluation is to strengthen the collection, analysis, and use of routine health information system (RHIS) data for the delivery of high-quality health services. We developed the Performance of Routine Information System Management (PRISM) Framework and suite ...
  • Performance of Routine Information System Management (PRISM) Users Kit: Preparing and Conducting a PRISM Assessment
    October, 2018 - One of the mandates of the MEASURE Evaluation project is to strengthen the collection, analysis, and use of routine health information system (RHIS) data for the delivery of high-quality health services. JSI developed the Performance of Routine Information System Management (PRISM) Framework and suite of tools in 2011 for global ...
  • Technology in Ethiopia for Healthcare Supply Chain Management
    2018 - Major gains have been made with the development and use of technology as a business enabler within Ethiopia’s Pharmaceuticals Fund and Supply Agency (PFSA). Despite innovative improvements to supply chain operations, however, remote communities are still experiencing stockouts at the lower levels because PFSA lacks data visibility into facility and ...
  • Towards a Framework for Realising the Benefits of eHealth in South Africa
    September, 2017 - The South African national eHealth strategy (2012/2013�2016/2017) includes a strategic priority focused on the realization of benefits. The strategy states that �[s]pecific actions are required to ensure that eHealth implementations deliver on their promise and that anticipated benefits are realized for all stakeholders.� The activity highlighted within this priority was ...