Quality of routine health data collected by health workers using smartphone at primary health care in Ethiopia

@article{Medhanyie2017QualityOR,
  title={Quality of routine health data collected by health workers using smartphone at primary health care in Ethiopia},
  author={Araya Abrha Medhanyie and Mark Spigt and Henock Yebyo and Alex Little and Kidane Tadesse and Geert-Jan Dinant and Roman Blanco},
  journal={International journal of medical informatics},
  year={2017},
  volume={101},
  pages={9-14}
}
BACKGROUND Mobile phone based applications are considered by many as potentially useful for addressing challenges and improving the quality of data collection in developing countries. Yet very little evidence is available supporting or refuting the potential and widely perceived benefits on the use of electronic forms on smartphones for routine patient data collection by health workers at primary health care facilities. METHODS A facility based cross sectional study using a structured paper… CONTINUE READING