Chronic diseases and health promotion

eSTEPS

What is eSTEPS?

eSTEPS refers to electronic data collection for the STEPwise approach to NCD risk factor surveillance (STEPS). The eSTEPS data collection app is currently available for the Android operating system.

Why use eSTEPS?

As an electronic data collection tool, eSTEPS provides the following benefits:

  • immediate error-checking during data collection
  • ability to track fieldwork progress in real time
  • ability to send data to centralized server as it is collected
  • fewer materials to be carried by data collectors
  • no data entry needed.

For more information

Please contact the STEPS team for more information about eSTEPS.