Enabling eHealth Technology in South Africa, Kenya, and Ghana

Enabling eHealth Technology in South Africa, Kenya, and Ghana

  • August 2016 •
  • 115 pages •
  • Report ID: 4155579 •
  • Format: PDF
Accelerating Healthcare with mHealth, Healthcare IT, and Telemedicine

African nations are adapting eHealth (mHealth, video tele-medicine, and healthcare IT) technologies to streamline their healthcare systems and catch up with the healthcare systems in other parts of the world. Kenya, South Africa, and Ghana are ahead of other African nations in East, South, and West Africa, respectively. This study explores how Kenya is leading the eHealth revolution in Africa and how local start-ups are dominating the digital health market. The study also lays out a road map (for mHealth, video tele-medicine, and healthcare IT) to depict expected benefits to the healthcare ecosystem of the aforementioned nations for the forecast period.