New Registry Aims To Track, Better Understand Uganda’s Community Health Workforce

IntraHealth International: Uganda Takes Major Steps to Professionalize Community Health Workforce
This post discusses the Uganda Ministry of Health’s use of a new registry developed using IntraHealth International’s open source iHRIS software to track community health workers and provide “health officials with the data they need to understand the size and scope of the existing community health workforce and to integrate these workers into the health system, while accounting for their contributions to health outcomes” (3/11).

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