Peru : linking health care providers through telecommunication

MARTINEZ, A
VILLARROEL, V
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2003

The Technical University of Madrid and Engineering Without Frontiers are developing low-cost telecommunication systems and information services for rural primary health care personnel in isolated areas of developing countries. In September 2001, the Enlace Hispano Americano de Salud (EHAS) program was introduced in Alto Amazonas, in the Peruvian rain forest. EHAS has deployed telecommunication systems in 40 establishments in the southern part of the province. This brief article provides details of the project and its results

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Adapted from INASP Newsletter No 23, Jun 2003: http://www.inasp.info/newslet/june03.html#h3
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