The people, processes, supplies, and institutions required to deliver health care services to those who need them.

Throughout West Africa, we develop people-centric and data-driven, technological solutions to improve health delivery systems for vulnerable communities.

Our goal is to improve the quality and availability of healthcare for underserved populations, primarily through data management and logistics support to enable better decision-making.

We bring fresh ideas to routine immunization with integrated research, communications, design, and delivery which has improved the quality and availability of information, supplies and services to the last mile.

Our objectives:

  • Increase public primary healthcare facilities that meet national or international standards for maternal and child health.

  • Improve supply chains for vital health commodities.

  • Increase access to high-quality eLearning resources for healthcare workers to achieve proficiency in healthcare delivery, management, and leadership.

 
Case studies

VaxTrac

In Sierra Leone, vaccine-preventable diseases constitute over 30% of the causes of death among children under the age of 5. Recognizing that high quality immunization data is key to improve vaccination rates, we provide support to the VaxTrac electronic immunization registry system. Learn more about the VaxTrac solution and read the VaxTrac case study.

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Logistics Management Information Systems (LoMIS)

Through LoMIS, we provide reliable vaccine delivery services in Kano, Bauchi, and Sokoto states. LoMIS improves the timely availability of life-saving vaccines and reduces stock-outs in underserved communities. Read more about the LoMIS Suite solution and read the case study

 
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Health Camps

Nigeria is a focus country of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative and Kano state in Northern Nigeria has been conducting Health Camps in every ward as part of the National Polio Eradication Program. eHealth Africa (eHA) through its Health Camps project, procures, packages and distributes essential medicines and equipment to health facilities across the State, utilizing data to ensure optimal distribution. Learn more about Health Camps.

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Kano Connect

We have distributed more than 1,400 Android phones to Healthcare Workers in Kano state, each equipped with Open Data Kits (ODKs) that make it easy for users to submit data via questionnaires. This project enabled the Kano State government to collect, track, and act on key health performance indicators.

 

Community Health Officer -Management & Leadership Training Program

Recognizing the need for management and leadership skills among those in charge of health facilities, we support training for Community Health Officers (CHOs). Additionally, eHA modified and implemented an electronic version of the Service Ability and Readiness Assessment (SARA) tool to assist CHOs to track and provide data on whether health posts have the necessary materials to provide basic health care. Learn about the Community Health Officer - Management & Leadership Training Program.

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Geo-referenced Infrastructure and Demographic Data for Development (GRID3)

The GRID3 project aimed to collect accurate, complete, and geospatially referenced data relevant to a variety of sectors across Nigeria (25 states and the FCT). Datasets collected include: settlements, health facilities, schools, markets, roads, water points, farms etc. Learn more about GRID3.

 
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Vaccine Direct Delivery (VDD)

 Vaccine Direct Delivery (VDD) is a third party logistics service provided to the State Primary Healthcare Development Agencies, with the aim of providing effective and efficient distribution of vaccines and dry commodities from state coldstore to health facilities at the ward level. Learn more about VDD.

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Field Epidemiology Training Program (FETP)

Field Epidemiology Training Program (FETP) is a service-based training program whose purpose is to train public health workers in the principles and practices of field epidemiology as they provide service to their countries. Learn more about FETP.

 
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WFP Warehouse Management

WFP Warehouse Management:

The World Food Programme (WFP) uses either food or cash transfers to support vulnerable populations affected by the violence in Northeast Nigeria. In order to achieve these objectives, WFP partners with implementing partners such as eHA to setup and manage warehouse facilities across the region. Learn more about this partnership.

 

Notable statistics:

82,424

Health Camp Boxes have been distributed between 2014 and 2016

13.3M

Antigens delivered to health facilities throughout Nigeria via LoMIS

11,008

Doses registered in the VaxTrac software in the first 1.5 months