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Village health workers

Digital Monitoring & Associated Incentives to Improve Healthcare Worker Attendance

Part of J-PAL Global

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Stage 3: Proof of Concept

J-PAL's evaluation will help measure the precise impact of this program, provide a cost-effectiveness analysis of this intervention, and lay down a blueprint for active collaboration between researchers and governments to ensure that policy is driven by scientific evidence.

Registered in India.

Focus Areas:

Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Health, Good Governance and 2 MoreSEE ALL

Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance, Health, Good Governance, Monitoring & Evaluation and TechnologySEE LESS

Implemented In:

India

IndiaSEE LESS

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Country Implemented In
$172,679
Funds Raised to Date
Verified Funding
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Innovation Description

To use multi-function technology devices to capture the thumb impressions of health staff, beneficiary photographs to ensure patients receive benefits, and transmit information on local disease patterns in real time.
How does your innovation work?
This technology will be coupled with a system of incentives and penalties to reduce absenteeism and corruption and allow the state government to respond in real time to emerging health threats.

Milestones

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New Country Implemented In
India