SMP - Isaac Holeman

612 views

Published on

Published in: Technology, Business
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
612
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
14
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • Isaac Holeman, a co-founder Started leading the technical innovation Who our team consists of, How we came together 5:23
  • SMP - Isaac Holeman

    1. 1. SMS, Medical Records, Mapping, & Mobile Diagnostics Isaac Holeman, Clinical Program Director at FrontlineSMS:Medic contact: www.isaacholeman.org/smp
    2. 2. Macro Level Drivers
    3. 3. 4.4 Million Health Worker Shortage
    4. 4. Rural infrastructure challenges
    5. 5. Rural infrastructure challenges
    6. 6. Rural infrastructure
    7. 7. 3.6 billion mobile phone subscribers (54% of global population) In 2002, mobile subscribers overtook fixed line subscribers 64% of all mobile users are in the developing world By 2012, 50% of individuals living in remote areas in the world will have mobiles The fastest growth is projected to occur in Asia, Middle East, and Africa
    8. 8. Market Penetration
    9. 9. Market Penetration
    10. 10. Why is the simple phone so prevalent?
    11. 11. Scale through replicability depends on simplicity, cost, user ownership and empowerment
    12. 12. FrontlineSMS:Medic harnesses prevalent technology and a prevalent clinical model
    13. 13. FrontlineSMS: a laptop and a cell phone become a communication hub
    14. 14. Runs on laptops, desktops, or netbooks
    15. 15. Lowest Common Denominator Phones
    16. 16. Adapter connects computer to a phone
    17. 17. GSM modem for faster text messaging
    18. 18. 15 15 minute installation, welcome to FrontlineSMS
    19. 19. Manage phone numbers under contacts tab
    20. 20. Send messages to groups or individuals
    21. 21. Recognize keywords for automated response
    22. 22. Our pilot began in June 2008
    23. 23. Start with basics
    24. 24. A nurse and 10 CHWs the first week
    25. 25. Micro-solar phone chargers
    26. 26. Impact in six months: 1. Saved $3,000 in motorcycle fuel 2. Saved 2,000 staff hours 3. Doubled enrollment in Tuberculosis program
    27. 27. A qualitative outcome: empowerment
    28. 28. Why it works Local ownership (of tool, project, data) Builds on local awareness Platform is free and works on available hardware Highly replicable and scalable No need for the internet Responds to ‘their’ need (bottom up)
    29. 29. Current Sites
    30. 30. New Clinical Partners
    31. 31. Expanding Rapidly in 2009-2010
    32. 32. Extending the FrontlineSMS Platform
    33. 33. OpenMRS integration: Moving from paper records to mobile electronic records
    34. 34. OpenMRS is in the orange, moving towards green
    35. 35. Tracking disease burden & health services geographically
    36. 36. How a text message becomes a map
    37. 37. The best crisis communication tool is the tool you were using before the crisis
    38. 38. CellLab: Camera phone becomes a diagnostic tool
    39. 39. A pattern matching algorithm can diagnose diseases like Tuberculosis and Malaria
    40. 40. Print a pre-paid shipping label at hopephones.org
    41. 41. How do I become a clinical partner? <ul><li>Email isaac@medic.frontlinesms.com with a brief description of your patient population, clinical environment, organizational resources </li></ul><ul><li>We help you brainstorm use cases </li></ul><ul><li>You decide whether you need someone from our team on site to help you get started </li></ul><ul><li>We put your clinic on hopephones.org and start gathering phones </li></ul>
    42. 42. What should I remember about FrontlineSMS:Medic? <ul><li>Free & open source software and a team of implementers helping low-resource clinics and hospitals </li></ul><ul><li>The core platform works with lowest common denominator everything </li></ul><ul><li>Currently serving 1.2 million patients, working with global partners to reach several million more this year </li></ul><ul><li>Upcoming innovations include medical records via mobile phone, mapping, and cheap, mobile diagnostics </li></ul>
    43. 43. Isaac Holeman, Clinical Programs Director at FrontlineSMS:Medic contact: www.isaacholeman.org/smp Thank You
    44. 44. FrontlineSMS Hardware Family

    ×