The District Health Information System (DHIS2): A literature review and meta-synthesis of its strengths and operational challenges based on the experiences of 11 countries

Author: Reza Dehnavieh, PhD, AliAkbar Haghdoost, MD, PhD, Ardeshir Khosravi, PhD, Fahime Hoseinabadi, BSc, Hamed Rahimi, PhD, Atousa Poursheikhali, MSc, Nahid Khajehpour, MSc,

Abstract

Health information systems offer many potential benefits for healthcare, including financial benefits and for improving the quality of patient care. The purpose of District Health Information Systems (DHIS) is to document data that are routinely collected in all public health facilities in a country using the system.

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Language English
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PubMed URL http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1833358318777713
Journal Health INformation Management Journal
Year 2018
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