Busara Blog

David H Sanders

Using cell phones to improve healthcare in Kenya

As someone who is such a late adopter that I’ve yet to own a cellphone, I’m humbled by a recent  NYT piece about the use of cellphones in Kenya to improve healthcare. Not only is cellphone use widespread throughout Kenya as a way to bypass the cost and complications of land lines, another great advantage is the use of text messaging to assist healthcare delivery. Check out the article here.


No comments yet»

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: