Specific digital health intervention webinars (ConnecTB)

  • Scope: Global
  • Focus: NTP
  • Objectives:
    • Describe relevant mHealth interventions
  • Expected Outputs/Outcomes: After attending the webinar, participants will be able to
    • Describe relevant mHealth interventions and apply these to their specific country contexts
      • Which of the following is NOT a function of ConnecTB:
        • Adherence support
        • Side effect monitoring
        • Geomapping
        • Direct patient SMS communicatoin
  • Detailed outline:
    • Context and Rationale
      • Background and Objectives
      • Benefits of using digital technology in TB management
      • Digital technology to streamline TB care
      • Why ConnecTB for case management
    • Components of ConnecTB
      • Geo-Mapping
      • Patient retention – ConnecTB application
      • ConnecTB workflow
      • Countries using ConnecTB
    • Country experience
      • South Africa
        • Realtime DOT status monitoring
        • Remote supervision
        • Daily Alerts
        • TB Patient Retention Results
        • Identifying TB hotspots for case detection
        • Contact Tracing
      • Bangladesh experience
    • Way Forward
    • Q&A
    • Conclusion
  • Date and Time: October 24, 2019 Time – TBD