Coronavirus Outbreak Tracking with DHIS2

DHIS2 is currently being used to track potential coronavirus cases to help prevent the outbreak from spreading! So far, we are aware of coronavirus Tracker and Event programs being used by Ministries of Health in Sri Lanka and Nepal.

You can read some news coverage about the great work that @Pamod and the HISP Sri Lanka team are doing to monitor visitors from high-risk countries here:

And @Johan_Ivar_Saebo at the University of Oslo has written an editorial about the importance of strong health information systems to react to disease outbreaks, and how international collaboration and research programs related to DHIS2–and local innovation–have helped make programs like this a success:

Is your team using DHIS2 for a coronavirus-related program? Reply to let us know!