• Most important projects and stakeholders working in this area of public health, including intergovernmental organizations, national government bodies, and non-state actors.

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    Stakeholders & projects
    Organisations: 38Projects: 61
  • Information and evidence resources, issue briefs, case studies and evidence synthesis briefs that can inform policy-making.

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    Evidence and evidence-informed practice
    Databases: 10Overviews: 19
  • A reference list of tools and methods to aid in the design, implementation and monitoring of policies in this area of public health.

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    Tools & methods
    Monitoring: 17Policy support: 20Capacity-building: 11Knowledge exchange: 9
  • Explore related indicators and visualizations, download data in Excel and CSV formats, analyze and share graphics.

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    Indicators & visualizations
    Indicators: 142Visualizations: 710

About the theme

E-health comprises use of information and communication technology (ICT) for health. It encompasses a broad range of standards, tools and activities in which electronic means are used to deliver information, resources and services for health and social care. At the heart of e-health is a vision of improving the quality of health information, strengthening national health systems and ensuring accessible, high-quality health care for all.

Featured indicator

  • National policies or strategies about eHealth (Horizontal bar chart)
  • Use of mHealth for health monitoring and surveillance (Heat map chart)
  • Legislation on eHealth (privacy protection) (Horizontal bar chart)