Fondation Pierre Fabre

Providing continuing education for healthcare-related human resources

Main beneficiary country:
Côte d’Ivoire

About the sponsor

INSTITUT NATIONAL DE SANTE PUBLIQUE

Created in 1970, the INSP is an advisory institution for the Ministry of Health located in Abidjan, and has three sites in the country. Its missions are: public health training, research, evaluation of health programs and the provision of care.

Sector: Health: Healthcare professionals and structures

Country of origin: Côte d’Ivoire

Contact the sponsor

The organisation has:

30
Full-Time Equivalents
20
Employees
10
Volunteers
20
Service providers

Initiative overview

Healthcare themes targeted

  • Primary healthcare
  • Chronic diseases

Stage of development:

  • Pilot project/testing/trials

Area where initiative is utilised

  • National (in one country only)

Initiative start date

  • 01/01/2016

Financing

Financing method

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

Economic model(s)

  • Subsidies

About the initiative

Problem to solve: lack of human resources and limited knowledge of general practitioners about the treatment of diabetes.

The regular training channels cannot currently, nor in the short term, provide a response to this urgent situation.

Providing continuing education in healthcare-related human resources (RHS).

Improving the quality of patient care by connecting centres together.

Improving collaboration between practitioners and the population.

Establishing a national data centre at the INSP.

Field report of the initiative

Fields of application:

Health professional training - Telemedicine (remote diagnosis and consultations) - Information, education and communication for behaviour change (IEC) - Patient monitoring and medical data

Target audience

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

Initiative objectives

  • Decreased mortality
  • Decreased morbidity
  • Improved treatment

Key figures

7200 Number of beneficiaries since launch

10 Number of users per Day

Materials used

  • Computer
  • Connected objects

Technologies used

  • Mobile telecommunications (without data connection)
  • Internet

Offline use

No

Open Source

No

Open Data

No

Independent evaluation

No

Partners

UNFM

Organizational: Communities, public authorities, NGOs, associations, foundations, etc.

VISIOMED

Industrial: Startups, enterprises, etc.

RAFT

Organizational: Communities, public authorities, NGOs, associations, foundations, etc.

Partners

Collaborators

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