iGBV – Mobile App in Humanitarian Settings

Synegys is supporting HHA Burundi, an NGO in Burundi to combat Gender-Based Violence (GBV) with an innovative mhealth solution - iGBV. Leveraging Synegys' expertise in the areas of field mobility and mobile health, the solution aims to standardise and optimise workflow - identifying survivors and linking them to GBV services. The screening process is scalable with traine...
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Compliance Tools for Running Successful Clinical Trials

compliance tool for clinical trials
Compliance is an important determinant of clinical trials and can be improved through effective patient engagement. High adherence rates can be achieved by sending patients timely messages including appointment, medication and diary entry reminders and motivation messages. Moreover, diary entry submissions and other forms of data collection can be automated with the use of mobi...
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The Healthcare Revolution: Mobile Health Apps

digital healthcare | mobile apps | wearables
This is a reprint of a post from Synegys.com. Mobile health apps and how it drives Big Data can revolutionize the healthcare industry as we know it. In fact, McKinsey reported that Big Data (data sets that meet five attributes: volume, variety, velocity, veracity and value) adoption can reduce US healthcare costs by $300 billion to $450 billion.1 A major portion of this data...
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Motivating Factors of mHealth in Africa

mhealth in africa
With the rapid rise of mobile phone penetration in developing countries, mHealth is proving itself as a means of improving the capacity of health systems. This differs from developed countries where mHealth is fuelled by the growth of smartphone users, and the use of health apps and wearable sensors. The practice of mHealth is driven by different motivations. mHealth project...
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