The Heart of the Matter

Did you know that more than one in ten women in Nigeria gives birth at home without a doctor, a skilled birth attendant, or even an unskilled relative? Bolaji Faphohuna and Nosa Orabaton, of the USAID|TSHIP project share findings from their extensive research into the factors that contribute to this maternal health crisis.

Information: the Medicine of Business

A robust routine health information system (HIS) that incorporates the private sector is pivotal to health sector performance and sustainability. The proportion of the health care market constituted by private sector institutions in developing countries is large and increasing.