Health Information Systems Strengthening: Standards and Best Practices for Data Sources

Author:MEASURE Evaluation
Description:The Standards and Best Practices Guide is intended to help health authorities and health information officers align HIS data sources with standards and best practices. This guide is primarily directed to national health authorities and health information officers in ministries of health. It may also be informative for a wider range of technical and policy-oriented professionals. Each HIS data source module covers an HIS data source, summarizes best practices and standards for data from that source, and offers additional references to tools and resources.
      Assessment Purpose
    • Comprehensive assessment to inform national-level planning
    • Ad hoc or targeted assessment
      Health System Level
    • National
    • Subnational
      Assessment Areas
    • HIS governance and leadership
    • HIS management
    • Data sources
    • Data management
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