Photo of the Day: Health Records in Zambia

By Jane Coaston | July 31, 2013

In community health offices throughout Zambia, electronic health care records are replacing the paper exercise books (pictured here) that traditionally document a patient’s health records.

In community health offices throughout Zambia, electronic health care records are replacing the paper exercise books (pictured here) that traditionally document a patient’s health records. (Photo: EGPAF)

 

 

Since 2010, Zambia’s health care ministry has slowly replaced this tedious and unreliable version of data tracking with electronic cards that a patient can bring to any clinic throughout the country and receive accurate care.

 

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