Journal articleCommentary-District decision-making to strengthen maternal, newborn and child health services in low-income settings
Commentary to accompany a series of four papers on the use of data for district decision-making for health in low-income settings, published in Health Policy and Planning.
Journal articleDistrict decision-making for health in low-income settings: a feasibility study of a data-informed platform for health in India, Nigeria and Ethiopia
A study of the feasibility of using a data informed platform for health in a district health systems context in five districts of India, Nigeria and Ethiopia.
Journal articleDistrict decision-making for health in low-income settings: a systematic literature review
A systematic literature review investigating the ways in which district administrators and health managers in low- and lower-middle-income countries use health data to make decisions.
Journal articleDistrict decision-making for health in low-income settings: a case study of the potential of public and private sector data in India and Ethiopia
A study documenting the nature and type of data collected by the public and private health systems, data flow and sharing, use and inter-sectoral linkages in India and Ethiopia.
Journal articleDistrict decision-making for health in low-income settings: a qualitative study in Uttar Pradesh, India, on engaging the private health sector in sharing health-related data
An assessment of the extent of maternal, newborn and child health-related data sharing between the private and public sectors in two districts of Uttar Pradesh, India; analysing barriers to data sharing; and identifying the key inputs required.
NewsAccelerating progress in Maternal and Newborn Child Health
How do we scale-up high impact service packages that will accelerate progress in maternal and newborn child health towards the 2030 Sustainable...
Journal articleLinkages between public and non-government sectors in healthcare: a case study from Uttar Pradesh, India
A study of the links between the public health system and two NGOs in Uttar Pradesh, showing frequent interaction and some reciprocity in information and resource flows, but weak participation in policy and planning.
ReportData Informed Platform for Health Feasibility Study Report, Uttar Pradesh, India
Report from a feasibility study for a Data Informed Platform for Health in Uttar Pradesh State, India
Research briefA content analysis of district level health data in Uttar Pradesh, India
A content analysis of the different types of public health data maintained by the Health Department, the Department of Women and Child Development, and the private for profit and not for profit health sectors and the links that exist between them in terms of data sharing.
ReportEngaging the public & private sectors in data sharing to improve maternal and newborn health in Uttar Pradesh, India
The private for-profit health sector in India delivers around 80% of outpatient treatment and 60% of hospitalisations, and includes more than three quarters of human resources for health. Limited information is shared with public health information systems.