DigiHealth Mobile

Integrating innovative use of technology to improve information integrity and service delivery in the health sector.

Project start date : 30/05/2017

Beneficiary country : Uganda

Healthcare themes targeted

  • Primary healthcare
  • Nutrition
  • Sexual and reproductive health
  • Vaccination

Fields of application

  • Health professional training
  • Telemedicine (remote diagnosis and consultations)
  • Patient monitoring and medical data

Stage of development

  • Pilot project/testing/trials

Financing method

  • Public (grant/subsidies, call for proposals/call for tender, etc.)

Area where the project is utilised

  • National (in one country only)

Economic model(s)

  • Income generated by beneficiaries
  • Revenue generated by the beneficiaries/healthcare facilities

Target audience

  • Healthcare professionals and structures (hospitals, healthcare centres/clinics, health networks)

Project objectives

  • Improved treatment
  • Other (please explain)

Materials used

  • Cellular (mobile) phone
  • Smartphone
  • Tablet
  • Computer

Technologies used

  • Mobile telecommunications (without data connection)
  • Internet
  • Geolocation
  • Mobile app (Android, iOS, Windows Phone, HTML5, etc.)

About the sponsor

Digi Health Limited

Digi Health Limited is a “tech for health” company whose goal is to innovate, design and develop web and mobile applications to improve information integrity and service delivery in the health sector. Digi Health Limited is addressing the challenge of poor data management among development organisations in health by developing an improved low-cost open source set of digital tools focused on improving data collection, analysis and visualization in remote areas in order to drive better decision making.

Sector : Industrial (Startups, enterprises, etc.)

Country of origin : Uganda

Contact : Sponsor website Project website

Offline use


Open source


Open data


Independent evaluation



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    Industrial (Startups, enterprises, etc.)