Blog Post Examines Data On Health Care Access In Africa
Humanosphere: Visualizing health care access, equity, and bottlenecks across the world
In a guest post, Amy VanderZanden, a communications data specialist at the University of Washington’s Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), discusses the Access, Bottlenecks, Costs, and Equity (ABCE) project, led by IHME and collaborators in Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, and Zambia. She writes, “The project’s findings give us insights into granular, long-difficult-to-answer questions about how people interact with health systems. The breadth and depth of data now available are vast, but here we delve a little deeper into the patient experience…” (1/30).