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Connecting the Information Dots A Webinar Series for International Not-For-Profit Organizations

Webinar Series Date/Time


Tues, Sep 10th @ 11:30AM - 12:45PM EDT

iHRIS: Health Worker Information Systems Strengthening

Tues, Sep 24th @ 11:30AM - 12:45PM EDT

TaroWorks: Mobile Tools to Manage Your Customers & Field Operations

Questions • Type your questions in the QUESTIONS box of the control panel. We’ll ask the presenters to respond to timely questions during their presentation. We’ll address the rest of the questions at the end of webinar. • By default, your microphone is muted. Because we have so many attendees, we’ll keep everyone muted throughout the webinar.

Webinar Recording • We’ll be recording the webinars in our series • We’ll make these recordings available to those who attended the webinars first, and eventually to the general public

Today’s Webinar iHRIS: Open Source Health Workforce Information Systems Dykki Settle Director, Health Workforce Informatics, CapacityPlus Project IntraHealth International Moderators: Bill Lester, Executive Director at NPOKI Igal Rabinovich, CEO at n-Village

Let’s Take a Quick Poll! • We want to learn about your organization • We want to learn about your knowledge of health workforce information systems

iHRIS: open source health workforce information systems Dykki Settle Director, Health Workforce Informatics CapacityPlus | IntraHealth International 10 Sep, 2013

CapacityPlus: Serving Health Workers, Saving Lives

USAID global project dedicated to human resources for health (HRH), launched October 2009

Bureau-wide project supporting HRH goals across multiple offices

Led by IntraHealth International with Abt Associates, IMA World Health, Liverpool Associates in Tropical Health (LATH), Training Resources Group (TRG)

Empower Health Workers IntraHealth empowers health workers to better serve communities in need around the world by: • Strengthening health systems • Harnessing technology • Leveraging partnerships


The need for strong health workforce information systems


Good Health Worker Data is Needed for… • Education and Training – to make sound decisions about education and training, quantity and type Planning • Registration – to ensure qualified supply • Deployment – to meet needs • Management – of personnel; tracking Management movements • Planning – right person, right place, right skills, right time




Value to the health worker • Supports high-level awareness of health workforce challenges • Decreases time to recruitment, promotion, compensation • Supports equity and consistency in treatment of health workers • Increases supportive supervision • New ‘self-service’ technology will enable health worker participation and accountability in accuracy of their information.

Open source health workforce information software



iHRIS Manage is for health service delivery iHRIS Qualify is for health professional councils iHRIS Plan is for workforce planning and modeling iHRIS Retain helps plan and cost retention interventions iHRIS Train tracks preservice and in-service training

HRIS Strengthening Toolkit • Country ownership & stakeholder leadership • Assessment tools and procedures • Data quality • Capacity-building – technical – data demand and use

• Sustainability and continuous improvement strategies

Understanding the health workforce information domain


The Big Picture…

Ministry of Health (plus other relevant Ministries: Education, Public Service, etc)

Public Service HRIS


National Health W