Potential of Health Informatics Towards Centralized Electronic Health Records Approach


Garima Gujral

Taxonomist – Walmart Global Tech


The need for a health information system is felt across major healthcare service and would also enhance the developing global health agenda. Especially around the Universal Health Coverage and Sustainable Development Goals. Information related to public health is collected from population-based surveys, disease surveillance systems, hospital information systems, family health surveys. The last decade has experienced a greater shift towards electronic health systems as the key source of information for public healthcare systems.