DHIS2 is an free and open source health management data platform developed by the Health Information Systems Program (HISP) and supported by the University of Oslo’s Department of Informatics. DHIS2 is used to aggregate statistical data collection, validation, analysis, management, and presentation.
DHIS 2 is a web-based platforme and boasts great visualization features. It is able to create analysis from live data. In addition, DHIS2 can be used to monitor patient health, improve disease surveillance, map disease outbreaks, and speed up health data access for health facilities and government organizations.
DHIS 2 is being deployed in 54 countries on a national scale, 30 of which are in the pilot stage or early phase in their rollouts.
Goal 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages
Download any version of DHIS 2 directly from the website.
Disaster response, socioeconomic, migratory patterns, epidemiology, etc.
Anonymous cellular data, mobile app data collection, remote sensing, government census data, etc.
Is the code of this application open?
Is the data from this application available?
Is this data available for publishing? Subscription service (payed), publicly available, open source
What organizations/external resources is this product using to publish/analyze data (Worldpop, HDX, etc). Some companies/small organizations make use of existing companies infrastructure to upload their information to the cloud.
How can new users (Gov, companies, individual, etc) access this data for own use (api, full data export/subsets,etc)
DHIS2 offers a number of mobile solutions, including SMS, plain HTML, and Java options for feature phones as well as a Web-based solution with offline support for smartphones.
DHIS 2 technical architecture:
Documentation and user guide is available.
Improve access to health data in underserved communities by governments and health institutions.
DQA (Data Quality Assesment) 2017 showed a significant increase in data accuracy from 43% to 83%, data timeliness from 62% to 80%, the data completeness from 64% to 78%, data reliability from 67% to 87%.
- The District Health Information System (DHIS2): A literature review and meta-synthesis of its strengths and operational challenges based on the experiences of 11 countries, June 13, 2018, Health Information Management Journal
- Jørn Braa, Sundeep Sahay, The DHIS2 Open Source Software Platform: Evolution Over Time and Space, April 2017
- Arjuna Wijekoon, Manjula Dharmawardhana, Vajira H W Dissanayake, Implementation of District Health Information Software 2 (DHIS2) in Sri Lanka, June 2013
The DHIS2 Community respects privacy rights under Regulation (EU) 2016/679, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
* University of Oslo, New technologies – Innovation in eHealth
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