What is the NHIS?
What happens to your personal health information?
Tonga’s first National Health Information System (NHIS), and the first integrated national health information system in the Pacific; will enable two-way communication between planned and existing health data systems, allowing for health information reporting that meets the needs of different users and decision-makers; and the digitization of paper-based health data collection methods, including reporting of […]
The Kingdom of Tonga launches First Integrated National Health Information System in the Pacific (ADB Project G0650-TON)
What is Personal Health Information? Personal Health Information (PHI) is information about you and your health, including: · your name, date of birth, address and unique health identifier, · your physical and mental health, · your family medical history, and · information about tests, diagnoses, procedures, and care you have received. English FAKA-TONGA
The interim Prime Minister of Tonga, Honourable Reverend Doctor Pohiva Tu’ionetoa launched the National Health Information System (NHIS) under the Introducing eGovernment through Digital Health project (eHealth project) at an official ceremony held in Nuku’alofa. The launch event was attended by Honourable Frederica Fatafehi ‘o Lapaha Tuita of the Tongan Royal Family; Ministers and members […]