There is a growing acknowledgement of the role of information technology (IT) tools in improving health-care delivery. The gains in efficiency resulting from implementing even limited IT are expected to be more significant in resources-constrained health-care settings. The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), emerging from a devastating civil war, has incorporated IT into the rebuilding of its primary care delivery system. Its basic strategy is to leverage COTS when affordable, FLOSS when practical.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||1|
|Journal||AMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings / AMIA Symposium. AMIA Symposium|
|State||Published - 2008|
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