Frequently Asked Questions
What is eHealth Nigeria?
eHealth and Information Systems Nigeria (eHealth Nigeria) is a nongovernmental organization (NGO) dedicated to improving health care in developing countries through strengthening health workers and the systems that support them. eHealth Nigeria works towards this goal by creating sustainable eHealth and mHealth systems, providing technology infrastructure, performing training and capacity building workshops, publishing research on our work in Nigeria, and by providing consulting and support for other organizations working on health care in Nigeria. Based in Santa Ana, California, in the United States, eHealth Nigeria’s main office is located in Kano, Nigeria.
When was eHealth Nigeria founded?
eHealth Nigeria began in June, 2009 while working in Kaduna, Nigeria. In 2010, eHealth Nigeria became a Public Benefit Corporation.
Who leads eHealth Nigeria?
eHealth Nigeria is lead by its founders and directors, Adam Thompson and Evelyn Castle as well as its full Board of Directors.
How can I work with eHealth Nigeria?
eHealth Nigeria regularly posts internship openings on our Careers page. If you see an internship that meets your interests and qualifications, please fill out the application at the bottom of the Careers Page.
Are there other ways to get involved with eHealth Nigeria’s work?
eHealth Nigeria has a number of ways for you to participate in our mission. You can donate to provide financial support or discuss our work through your website or social networking sites. Also, be sure to sign up for our newsletter to stay updated on all the current news.
Where does eHealth Nigeria work?
eHealth Nigeria currently works only in Nigeria. Our work thus far has been mostly located in the North however we are working to expand to the South.
Where are eHealth Nigeria’s offices?
eHealth Nigeria currently has 2 offices. Our USA office is located Santa Ana, California and our Nigeria office is located in Kano.
With whom does eHealth Nigeria work?
eHealth Nigeria works with Government, NGOs, and Private Hospitals. Check out our Partners page to view our partner organizations.
Who funds eHealth Nigeria’s work?
eHealth Nigeria is currently funded by generous supporters as well as small educational grants.
Can I use any of the material on eHealth Nigeria’s website?
Of course! All of eHealth Nigeria’s material was created to be used by people like you. Please send us feedback on any materials you or your organization uses. We would love to hear from you.