Call Centre Technology is one example of a smart technology that has proved to be very useful in the African context. It avoids unnecessary travelling and waiting time. Patient monitoring and coaching can be continuous. The time of the doctor is used in the best possible way. A network of specialists can be mobilised immediately, if needed.
A demonstration project has started in Ghana with the Nyaho Medical Centre. Diabetes and cardio vascular diseases are the two main health care paths being considered at this stage.
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