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SWI-75 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Health Technology Management and eHealth

Director / Head: 
  Mr Martin Raab
 




Institution:
  Unit of Health Technology and Telemedicine, Swiss Centre for International Health
  Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
Address:
  Socinstrasse 57
  4002
 
Town:
  Basel
Country:
  SWITZERLAND
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  +41 61 284 82 79
Fax:
  +41 61 284 81 01
Date of Designation:
  20/Mar/2016
Last Redesignation:
  20/Mar/2016
Expiry:
  20/Mar/2020
Terms of Reference:
  1. eHealth To support WHO activities in eHealth/mHealth including capacity building, resource collection and strategy development. 
  2. Heath Technology Management To carry out capacity building, research and technical support with regards to medical equipment and medical commodities. Themes range from needs assessment to, procurement, nomenclature, supply chain management, maintenance, training and safe use devices by the final user.  
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Subjects:
  1. Health Technology (including laboratory services; but excluding blood safety) 
  2. Informatics and Telemedicine 
  3. Child & maternal health 
Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Collection and collation of information 
  3. Development and application of appropriate technology 
WHO Outputs:
  4.3.1 - Countries enabled to develop or update, implement, monitor and evaluate national policies on better access to health technologies; and to strengthen evidence-based selection and rational use of health technologies
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  VELAZQUEZ BERUMEN Adriana
Phone:
 

Technical Counterpart:
  PEDERSEN Hanne Bak
Phone:
 
Email:
  pedersenh@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork