TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE TO SUPPORT THE STRENGTHENING OF THE HEALTH INFORMATION SYSTEM IN TAJIKISTAN PROJECT
The Project aims to implement the objectives and the interventions of the National Health Information System (HIS) Strategic Plan for 2011-2015. The EU financed HIS implementation concludes a long standing process funded since 2008. Health Management Information System (HMIS) Phase I, 2008 - 2009, produced the Assessment of the HIS in Tajikistan based on the Health Metrics Network/WHO tool; HMIS Phase II supported HIS priority setting, strategic planning, indicator and data collecting forms revision, and funds pledging. During Phase II policy papers, documents and technical papers have been produced to initiate HIS institutional development and stakeholder participation and coordination Republican Center of Medical Statistics and Information at the Ministry of Health (MoH), Civil Registration Office (CRO), and Agency of Statistics (AS) under the President of the RT, WHO and others.
To integrate reliable, relevant and timely routine data with essential statistical data from other sources, i.e. Civil Registration, State Agency of Statistics, and vertical programmes, for effective management.
Organisational Framework & Quality Assurance
To establish the organizational framework needed to ensure high standards of data quality in a data warehouse.
Health System Performance & Monitoring and Evaluation
To establish effective monitoring and evaluation mechanisms, based on information from the integrated data warehouse, for assessing health system performance and tracking progress of the National Health Strategy 2010 - 2020.