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An assessment of telemedicine services within the Western Cape public health care system
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Telemedicine is de ned as an electronic exchange of medical information and/or the delivery of clinical health care over a distance, by means of Information and Communication Technology (ICT). South ...
A decision support system for telemedicine needs assessments in South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The various applications of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in healthcare are increasingly effective to improve the cost-effectiveness and quality of healthcare service delivery. ...
An information system to support telemedicine projects in South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Telemedicine is a rapidly developing field in the medical sector that utilises modern day technology to provide improved health services to rural and remote areas. Telemedicine can also provide specialist ...
Determining the feasibility of using mobile phones to strengthen the information management of preventative health care in South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: South Africa’s health sector has not yet shown enough improvement to reach the Millennium Development Goals related to health. One of the problem areas is the low infant and child vaccination coverage in ...