• mHealth and Neonatal Resuscitation – Opportunities to Increase Adoption and Utilization of Neonatal Resuscitation Equipment using Mobile Health in Tanzania 07-08-2014

mHealth and Neonatal Resucitation, March 2014

In 2013, a global review of opportunities for mHealth to support neonatal resuscitation was conducted. Following this review, Tanzania was selected as a focus country for deeper analysis.

In February 2014, a literature review and country visit was led by Hima Batavia and Nicolette Davis to understand the scope of birth asphyxia in Tanzania; the current adoption and utilization of neonatal resuscitation equipment; government priorities and key stakeholders supporting the prevention of deaths from complications related to birth asphyxia; and opportunities for mHealth to improve identified gaps and barriers in the system.