mHealth Compendium, Volume One

November 8, 2012

The first edition of the mHealth Compendium, published in November 2012, contains 35 case studies which document a range of mHealth applications. Developed to assist USAID missions access relevant mHealth information, this compendium offers project descriptions, publication references, and contact information for making further inquiries. Each two-page profile includes: an introduction to the health area or problem; a description of the mHealth intervention highlighted; a description of any important results or evaluation findings; lessons learned; and conclusion. The profiles are organized within five programmatic areas: Behavior Change Communication, Data Collection, Finance, Logistics, and Service Delivery. This volume is part of the mHealth Compendium series developed by the African Strategies for Health (ASH) project, which includes six editions as well as the mHealth Compendium Database.