Life-saving Insights from Health Data in Ghana
In Africa, there’s as high as 60,000 patients per doctor ratio in some nations and 9.2 million deaths mainly from communicable and non-communicable diseases. Quality, affordable and accessible healthcare has been a great challenge for Africa.
MinoHealth is developed to leverage Artificial Intelligence(AI) for Automated Medical Forecasts, Diagnoses and Prognoses. The system simply takes a medical image or data and then determines if the chosen condition is present or not (Diagnostics), if it’d develop (Forecasts) and its progression (Prognostics). minoHealth also uses Cloud Computing to store patient health data and make it easily accessible to physicians on all Web connected devices.
Christian Health Association of Ghana (CHAG) and National Catholic Health Service are piloting Minohealth to analyze patient health records to better plan and improve patient outcomes. It is becoming cheaper for these hospitals to diagnose diseases the tool have been trained to diagnose.