Patient Satisfaction App for South Africa

Patient Satisfaction App for South Africa

2019-2020 CDC  We helped the South African National Department of Health to implement a mobile patient satisfaction assessment (PSA) where patients can provide feedback about their experience at health facilities at any time. Patients scan a QR code which automatically identifies the facility they are at and allows them to anonymously provide feedback on certain…

Evidence for Health (E4H) for Zambia

Evidence for Health (E4H) for Zambia

2020-2025 USAID Zambia Evidence for Health (E4H) is a five-year project funded by United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and implemented by Management Systems International (MSI) in close collaboration with the Government of the Republic of Zambia’s (GRZ’s) Ministry of Health (MoH). The program runs from March 2, 2020 to March 1, 2025.  E4H aims to achieve the following objectives: (1) strengthen the national health…

COVID Support Package for South Africa

COVID Support Package for South Africa

2020 CDC Shortly after the first confirmed COVID-19 case in South Africa on the 5th of March 2020, HISP’s team of public health specialists, disease surveillance experts and ICT teams prepared to support the country with an integrated disease surveillance response system. The open-source DHIS2 platform was customised to use Tracker for person-based capture. Our…

Human Resource Information Systems (HRIS) for South Africa

Human Resource Information Systems (HRIS) for South Africa

2019-2021 CDC Managing the health workforce in one facility is challenging enough. Now, imagine the mammoth task that the National Department of Health (NDoH) has in managing the healthcare workforce across the entire country. This is especially challenging in times of COVID-19 when our workforce is becoming sick and others need to be deployed in…

Disease Surveillance Strengthening for Africa CDC

Disease Surveillance Strengthening for Africa CDC

2019-2021 Africa CDC In 2019, Africa CDC’s Surveillance and Prevention Division reached out to HISP to develop an electronic internal Event-Based Surveillance (EBS) platform to provide reliable, comprehensive, and high-quality information on acute public health threats. This would enable teams to analyse and classify the health risks associated with these events, disseminating information about these…

Intern and Community Service Program Online Allocations for South Africa

Intern and Community Service Program Online Allocations for South Africa

2017-2020 National Department of Health Allocation of healthcare interns and community service applicants in South Africa is a massive, bi-annual undertaking. Previously, this laborious process was managed through a paper-based system. HISP-SA set out to assist the NDoH to achieve better distribution of these human resources for health to underserved areas. We developed and supported…

Strengthening Health Information Systems (SHIS) in South Africa

Strengthening Health Information Systems (SHIS) in South Africa

2014-2020 SA National Department of Health Project focus: Strengthen the South African national health information system for improved programming and service delivery. Our partnership with the South African National Department of Health is helping to build an integrated national health information system and ensure the Government has access to the best data to inform planning…

Health Information Systems Support “Khupukani Project” for South Africa

Health Information Systems Support “Khupukani Project” for South Africa

2011-2021 CDC Project focus: Strengthen the South African national health information system to improve implementation of the country’s HIV and AIDS programme. Under the Khuphukani project, we provide technical assistance to strengthen the South African government’s National Health Information System and its capacity to accurately, efficiently, and effectively manage and monitor the HIV and AIDS…