The FoneAstra human milk pasteurisation mHealth toolkit has won a joint first prize in the GSK and Save the Children $1 million Healthcare Innovation Award.
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Countless bouts of malaria and a fear of needles led Brian Gitta and his peers to develop Matibabu, a malaria testing app that doesn’t require blood.
A recent study concluded that eHealth apps intended for hypertension management “urgently need greater regulation and oversight in medical app development."
Additional investment and an upgrade to Google Glass may lead to an increase in uptake as Augmedix and Intel show renewed interest.
An online survey conducted by Accenture found that 72% of South African users experienced problems with or were disappointed by wearables.
Audiologist at the University of Pretoria, Prof De Wet Swanepoel, has led development of an innovative app, called hearScreen, to screen for hearing loss.
South African eHealth developer, LifeQube, is working with OneFamily Health to roll out their interoperable MobiQube mHealth platform across Rwanda.
The second Africa Information & Communication Technologies Alliance (AfICTA) Summit highlighted the importance of eHealth in transforming African economies.
Samsung’s Medical Technology branch has developed three solar powered mobile clinic trucks to provide access to healthcare in remote areas.
UNICEF has launched an Ebola survivor app that will give survivors in West Africa support to overcome the associated social stigma.
Nominet Trust, a leading tech-for-good funder, named three world-class eHealth ventures in SA.