Mobile Data Collection Assessment - Summary
           Vietnam CO - August 2007
Mobile Data Collection Assessment - Summary
                      Vietnam CO - August 2007


Objective for Vietnam CO:

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Mobile Data Collection Assessment - Summary


                      Vietnam CO Activities

Tuesday - Wednesday

  Hanoi Of...
Hanoi CO Training
Mobile Data Collection Assessment - Summary


                       CO Training Plan


Health Questionnaire paper form re...
Hanoi CO Training
Hanoi CO Training
Hanoi CO Training
Hanoi CO Training
Hanoi CO Training
Hanoi CO Training
Hanoi CO Training
Hanoi CO Training
Hanoi CO Training
Hanoi CO Training
Hanoi CO Training
Hanoi CO Training
Hanoi CO Training
Hanoi CO Training
Hanoi CO Training
Mobile Data Collection Assessment - Summary


                Thanh Hoa Field Test Plan




1st Health Center – 20 intervi...
Thanh Hoa - 1st Health Center
Thanh Hoa - 1st Health Center
Thanh Hoa - 1st Health Center
Thanh Hoa - 1st Health Center
Thanh Hoa – 2nd Health Center
Thanh Hoa – 2nd Health Center
Thanh Hoa – 2nd Health Center
Thanh Hoa – 2nd Health Center
Thanh Hoa – 2nd Health Center
Thanh Hoa – 2nd Health Center
Field Test Feedback


Pre-planning at Health Centers facilitated field testing

PDA forms accepted, and usable, by health ...
Recommendations



Consider PDA pilot project for validation of technology

Conduct cost analysis

If value indicated, pro...
Implementation Costs – Total 5 PDA’s

Qty   Item Description                        Price
  4   Personal Digital Assistant...
Mobile Data Collection Assessment - Summary


              Summary




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Vietnam August 2007 PDA Assessment for Save the Children USA

  1. 1. Mobile Data Collection Assessment - Summary Vietnam CO - August 2007
  2. 2. Mobile Data Collection Assessment - Summary Vietnam CO - August 2007 Objective for Vietnam CO: Conduct an assessment using mobile data collection technology using Personal Digital Assistants (PDA’s) Provide training in use of the hardware and software and evaluate with in-field visit. - Consultancy provided by Westport IT
  3. 3. Mobile Data Collection Assessment - Summary Vietnam CO Activities Tuesday - Wednesday Hanoi Office – Hardware and software training for M&E and IT personnel Thursday - Friday Thanh Hoa Office – Hardware and software training for Health Workers (HW) Field testing of PDA forms by HW Monday Hanoi Office – Final training and exit review
  4. 4. Hanoi CO Training
  5. 5. Mobile Data Collection Assessment - Summary CO Training Plan Health Questionnaire paper form review Advanced topics with form design software – linked databases Lack of language (accents) on PDA answer keyboard Scripting challenges – skip questioning Software installation issue on laptop
  6. 6. Hanoi CO Training
  7. 7. Hanoi CO Training
  8. 8. Hanoi CO Training
  9. 9. Hanoi CO Training
  10. 10. Hanoi CO Training
  11. 11. Hanoi CO Training
  12. 12. Hanoi CO Training
  13. 13. Hanoi CO Training
  14. 14. Hanoi CO Training
  15. 15. Hanoi CO Training
  16. 16. Hanoi CO Training
  17. 17. Hanoi CO Training
  18. 18. Hanoi CO Training
  19. 19. Hanoi CO Training
  20. 20. Hanoi CO Training
  21. 21. Mobile Data Collection Assessment - Summary Thanh Hoa Field Test Plan 1st Health Center – 20 interviews by Ngoc Anh and Ngoc Khan 2nd Health Center – 20 interviews by Health Workers
  22. 22. Thanh Hoa - 1st Health Center
  23. 23. Thanh Hoa - 1st Health Center
  24. 24. Thanh Hoa - 1st Health Center
  25. 25. Thanh Hoa - 1st Health Center
  26. 26. Thanh Hoa – 2nd Health Center
  27. 27. Thanh Hoa – 2nd Health Center
  28. 28. Thanh Hoa – 2nd Health Center
  29. 29. Thanh Hoa – 2nd Health Center
  30. 30. Thanh Hoa – 2nd Health Center
  31. 31. Thanh Hoa – 2nd Health Center
  32. 32. Field Test Feedback Pre-planning at Health Centers facilitated field testing PDA forms accepted, and usable, by health workers (HW) Peer training began quickly after initial training of HW’s Respondent bias not noted Interviewer gender affected respondent seating Form modifications needed (additional choices, etc.) Additional scripting needed for form navigation 85% battery charge remaining after 2 days without mobile packs
  33. 33. Recommendations Consider PDA pilot project for validation of technology Conduct cost analysis If value indicated, procure licensed copy of software Continue to collaborate with IT (CO and Westport) Review overall data management processes - centralize Evaluate PDA data collection for other programs where indicated high paper usage high transcription costs
  34. 34. Implementation Costs – Total 5 PDA’s Qty Item Description Price 4 Personal Digital Assistants (hx2490b) $1,336.00 4 2 gigabyte memory cards $156.00 4 mobile battery packs $392.00 4 extended battery $288.00 Pendragon Forms software & 4 licenses 1 @ $54 ea. * $486.00 Total: $2,658.00 * Pendragon Forms software contains one PDA license
  35. 35. Mobile Data Collection Assessment - Summary Summary Further comments….

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