The aim of this strategy is to increase the current uses of Information & Communication Technologies to support the Sudan National Health Care Services, including its clinical, public health and managerial aspects. The strategy provides suggestions regarding desired users requirements and technical specifications. It lists five main recommendations, which are: the development of a National Health Information Platform; development of a National Health Care Management Information System which will transition into Electronic Medical Records; extension of the current National TeleMedicine Network, development of a National Health Data Dictionary; and enforcement of strict digital security protocols.
Date of publication: 2005
*Commission on Information and Accountability for Women's and Children's Health