Tag Archives: evaluation

Evaluating the Impact of Healthcare Information

HIFA ( Healthcare Information for All ) have just announced their new project: Evaluating the Impact of Healthcare Information. Evaluating the impact of healthcare information activities (organisations, services, products, publications ) is challenging but necessary to: -identify what works and … Continue reading

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The Value of Library and Information Services in Nursing and Patient care

A free access paper in The Online Journal of Issues in Nursing shows that the availability and use of information resources and services had a positive impact on nursing and patient outcomes. Libraries are a primary resource for evidence based … Continue reading

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L’Institut de santé publique et de nutrition  clinique à l’Université de Finlande orientale collabore depuis de nombreuses années avec l’Université Ain Shams (Egypte), l’Université catholique de la santé et des sciences annexes (Tanzanie) , et l’Université de l’Afrique de l’Est … Continue reading

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“Using Assessment to Drive Change: Demonstrating the Value of Health Information”

Call for papers from the Health and Biosciences Section of IFLA for an Open Session at the Congress in Helsinki, Finland from 11th – 17th August, 2012. This is the challenge: “I hope librarians are not waiting for people to … Continue reading

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Training events – sponsored by INASP

If you would like to keep an eye on training events being held in your country, this is a good place to look. I noticed that in December 2011 there will be workshops on: Ghana: Research writing skills, Journals online, … Continue reading

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Funding, Evaluation, and Reaching the poorest

Downloads from the 2011 presentations at the THET Conference are now available at http://www.thet.org/uk-health-links-conference-2011/ Funding from DFID/THET for different types of health partnership are explained by Jane Cockrell Director of Programmes at the Tropical and Health Education Trust Monitoring, evaluation … Continue reading

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What are we?

This is the analysis of a discussion that took place on the Knowledge Brokers’ Forum. Now that governments are so concerned about getting evidence-based research into practice, perhaps we should consider our function in this endeavour if not our job … Continue reading

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Monitoring and evaluation -some techniques

I had a brief look at this document which is in English and can be downloaded from here. It is a useful source of advice on the planning and implementation of monitoring and evaluation. Different methodologies which could well be … Continue reading

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