Baobab Health Trust – BHT is this week connecting 7 more health facilities to the national ART/OPD electronic medical records system.
The 7 sites were part of the 36 targeted for a scale up program which was temporarily suspended a month ago due to the “blood sucking” rumors which were also rampant in areas where deployments are taking place.
Chipini Health Center is Zomba went live on Monday 13th November, 2017 while Naisi and Zomba City Clinic are expected to go live on Tuesday 14th November, 2017 . On the other hand , Ngwelero, Mayaka, Domasi all of them in Zomba and Mfera health center in Chikwawa will connect on Friday 17th November, 2017.
The increase in number of facilities connected to the system gives government and health care providers an opportunity to capture more patients data and improve on patient management.
The scale up program is supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – CDC
Below is the who list of facilities that have been connected in the massive scale up program;
|21||BT city council Clinic||Blantyre|
|24||Ngabu SDA HC||Chikwawa|
|34||Zomba City Clinic||Zomba|