Smooth Interoperable DHIS2 Mechanisms Curb High Mortality Rates in Bangladesh

Bangladesh is making huge strides in curbing child mortality rates! The Bangladesh National Health Care System holds maternal, neonatal and child health (MNCH) as one of its biggest focuses. Between 1990 and 2015, the maternal mortality ratio (MMR) and under-5 mortality ratio (U5MR) in Bangladesh fell by an impressive 69.1% and 73% respectively reports ‘Trends in maternal mortality: Estimates by WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, World Bank and the United Nations Populations Division’. DHIS2 is being used in tracking the availability and collecting data of priority MNCH medicines across different health facilities has played a crucial role in this impressive achievement.