Adopting electronic recording and reporting is not simply about choosing a piece of software: it is also about changing how people work. This is not a simple undertaking. This document introduces the key questions to be considered and illustrates what the questions, options, and recommendations mean in practice by drawing on examples of recent experience from a variety of countries. It is an essential resource for all those planning to introduce electronic recording and reporting systems for TB care and control, or to enhance existing systems.
Why it helps with planning: While focused on eHealth and tuberculosis care, this resource provides a good example of the planning questions required for any mobile technology program, in addition to case studies that illustrate how other programs have made their planning and implementation decisions.