The Grenada eHealth Map
- Is there a Health Facility near my house?
- If there is how can I get there?
- What services can I access there?
- When can I access these services?
Facilities, Location, Services, Schedule, the Grenada eHealth Map is the answer to these and more.
Accurate and timely information is a key requirement for good decision making. The upgrading and strengthening of the Health Information System is an important strategy of the Ministry of Health in improving the quality of care and efficiency in the delivery of services.
Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is critical in the advancement of this Strategy. The potential of ICT to transform the way the private and public sector functions cannot be ignored. Through eGovernment and eCommerce the citizen can now be at the centre of all encounters with these entities.
eHealth is becoming increasingly popular and important especially to developing countries like Grenada which face many challenges due to limited resources vs. High Healthcare cost.
The term eHealth is commonly used to refer to a vast array of applications of ICT in Health care today.Some of these applications include Telemedicine, ePriscription, Electronic Health Records, etc. Applications such as these and others have been used to overcome many challenges which usually affect Health Systems.
eHealth Maps are applications which utilizes Geographic Information System (GIS) technology to Display Health information in a user-friendly way.
The Grenada eHealth Map seeks to empower the Grenadian citizen by providing information on the location, services and opening ours of the Health facilities in their area and throughout Grenada.
Information and Communication technology (ICT) makes it possible to display the above mentioned information through a web browser anywhere in the world in a new easily accessible interactive way.
- High Resolution photos of all Health Facilities located throughout Grenada, Carriacou and Petit Martinique.
- Clinic Schedules of all Health Facilities in Grenada
- GPS Co-ordinates for all Health Facilities in Grenada
- Contact Information for all Health Facilities in Grenada
- Link to Google Earth