Dimapur, April 1: Office of the Chief Medical Officer, Zunheboto conducted a three day hands on training on Integrated Health Information Platform (IHIP) at Town Hall, Zunheboto on March 25, 30 and 31.
IHIP is a web based near real-time information system to provide state of the art single operating picture with geospatial information for managing disease outbreaks and related resources.
Some of the key features of IHIP were real time data reporting through the use of mobile applications: accessible at village, state and the central levels, Geo-tagging of reporting health facilities, etc.
It was envisaged to enable better continuity of care, secure and confidential health data/records management, better diagnosis of diseases, reduction in patient re-visits prevention of medical errors, and others.
Resource persons for the training were Dr. Zhekheli Chishi, District Epidemiologist, Data Manager (IDSP) DPM and BPM’s. Dr. Nukshisangla, DPO (RCH & UIP) gave welcome address.
The trainees comprised of MOs, CHOs, GNM’s, ANM’s, Pharmacist and LDAs.
(Page News Service)