10-point regional strategy for strengthening health information systems
AbstractThe Regional Strategy for Strengthening Health Information Systems is based on the results of a series of regional / country meetings and consultations. It was drafted and finalized in collaboration with all Member countries of the Region. Rich experience and vast expertise of representatives from the Ministries of Health, National Statistical Offices, as well as several renowned experts, resource persons, partners and colleagues have gone into the preparation of this document. It includes 10 strategic areas with generic guidelines in each which could be addressed in accordance with country-specific situation and priority. It proposes actions and initiatives countries may opt for in drafting their strategies and action plans, lists possible assistance from WHO and partners and selects indicators for monitoring the progress in strengthening health information systems.
World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia. (2006). 10-point regional strategy for strengthening health information systems. World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/204691