A study of the preconditions for asustainable implementation of a digitalhealth system in Uganda
The purpose of this thesis is to investigate the preconditions for an implemented
and 100% financed aid project within the healthcare in Uganda. The project is a
digital medical record system developed with ICT to facilitate and improve the
different tasks performed in the healthcare.
Focus has been on future development and how to properly adapt the system to fit
the preconditions in order to achieve self-sufficiency and less reliability on
support from abroad.
Research has been made on how the preconditions found in Uganda can be
utilized for a sustainable project.
The main source of information for this thesis comes from conducted field studies
in Uganda consisting of observations at a health clinic, general observations of
the country, its inhabitants and interviews with experts within the field of ICT4D
Conclusions from the results points out modern technology as a less important
key-factor in the achievement of a sustainable ICT-project within the healthcare
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