Sri Lankan app puts death certification in doctors' hands





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Published on Mar 14, 2019

To improve the underlying cause of death diagnosis for death certification, Sri Lanka has created a mobile app that new doctors can use to learn the importance of this diagnosis and provide easy reference.

Interview with Lene Mikkelsen, Technical Advisor, University of Melbourne; Dr Lakshmi Somatunga, Additional Secretary/Public Health Services, Ministry of Health; Sathasivam Sridharan, Deputy Director-General of Health Services, Management Development and Planning Unit of the Ministry of Health; Dr Vindya Kumarapeli, Research Fellow, University of Melbourne at the University of Melbourne in December 2018.

For more information on the Bloomberg Philanthropies Data for Health Initiative visit: http://www.crvsgateway.info


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