GENIHC Central is the name given to the IT Division of the Ministry of Health.
As the Ministry Embraces the benefits of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) through the implementation of various health related ICT projects, it has become necessary for a dedicated Ministry of Health IT Division\Unit to be established to manage the Networks and Information Systems of the Ministry.
The IT Division is responsible for the following:
- The day to day operation of the Electronic Health Information System (EHIS)
- The procurement, assignment and installation of IT equipment to support the EHIS
- Training of hospital staff on the use of the hardware and software associated with the EHIS
The IT Division also maintains and supports the Ministry of Health’s website which is an Interactive and Comprehensive information system providing Health Information to the public.