National HIS Coordinating Body/Committee

This is an interagency body or steering committee to oversee the implementation of the national HIS strategy. This body should include representatives from the ministry of health, national statistics office, academia, telecommunications, local government and the private health care sector. This committee can provide technical advisory role for health and social welfare data management in close collaboration with other strategic partners.

Below are the national HIS coordinating body/committee that MEASURE Evaluation located as of September 2016. Data collection is ongoing. Please contact us if you are aware of updated or additional documents that can be added to this page.

Country

National HIS coordinating body

Status

Afghanistan 

Afghanistan Comprehensive Health Information System Strategic Plan 2009–2013

Established, activity unknown

Bangladesh 

 

Not established

Burundi 

 

Don’t know

Botswana 

 

Don’t know

Cameroon

 

Don’t know

Côte d’Ivoire  

 

Established and active

The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

 

Established (not available online)

Dominican Republic 

 

Don’t know

Ethiopia

National Health Information System Road Map 2005–2012 E.C. (2012/13–2019/20 G.C.)  

Established, activity unknown

Ghana

Ghana Ministry of Health – Health Sector ICT Policy and Strategy (July 2005)

Established, activity unknown

Guatemala               

 

Not available

Guinea

 

Don’t know

Guyana 

 

Don’t know

Haiti 

 

Don’t know

India 

 

Don’t know

Indonesia

 

Don’t know

Kenya

Health Sector Strategic Plan for Health Information System 2009–2014

Established, activity unknown

Lesotho

http://bit.ly/2b05UeO

Established, activity unknown

Liberia 

Ministry of Health and Social Welfare Policy for the National Health Management Information System October 2008 [HMIS Policy 2009]

Established, activity unknown

Madagascar 

 

Don’t know

Malawi 

Malawi Health Information System: National Policy and Strategy (August 2003)

Established, activity unknown

Mali 

 

Don’t know

Mozambique

 

Don’t know

Myanmar/Burma

Five-year strategic plan (2011–2015) Health Information System

Established, activity unknown

Namibia

 

Don’t know

Nepal

Health Sector Information System: National Strategy

Established, activity unknown

Nigeria

National Health ICT Strategic Framework 2015–2020

Established, activity unknown

Pakistan (Balochistan)

 

Don’t know

Pakistan (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) 

 

Not available

Pakistan (Punjab)  

 

Not available

Pakistan (Sindh)

 

Not available

Rwanda

 

No – Rwanda has an eHealth technical working group that meets infrequently. 

Senegal

 

Don’t know

South Africa 

 

Don’t know

South Sudan

 

Don’t know

Swaziland

National Health Sector Strategic Plan 2008–2013

Established, activity unknown

Tanzania 

Tanzania National eHealth Strategy 2013–2018

Established, activity unknown (not available online)

Tanzania, Zanzibar  

HIS Assessment in Zanzibar 2009

Established, activity unknown

Uganda 

Health Information System Strategic Plan 2009/10–2013/14

Established, activity unknown

Ukraine 

 

Don’t know

Yemen 

 

Don’t know

Zambia

 

Don’t know

Zimbabwe

 

Don’t know

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