Adam Gori

Countries Save $177 Million with iHRIS
We know that iHRIS helps save lives by allowing countries to place health workers where and when they are most needed. But it also saves money. A lot of money. Annually iHRIS gives the 19 nations that use its open source software the opportunity to save $177 million. Without iHRIS, that money would be spent on licensing fees alone. That’s money that iHRIS nations can reinvest in their people, systems, and infrastructure to improve the health and...
Questions for Rosaline Hendricks: Part II
This interview is one in a series introducing the people of iHRIS to the global iHRIS community. To nominate someone to be featured, please leave a reply below. Rosaline Hendricks is the iHRIS Human Resource Information Systems Advisor in Namibia. This interview is the second part in a two-part series. Interview by Adam Gori Part II I'm curious to know why you do this work. What motivates you?...
Q&A with Rosaline Hendricks, Member of the iHRIS Global Community
Rosaline Hendricks is an iHRIS human resource information systems advisor in Namibia. iHRIS (pronounced "iris") is IntraHealth's open source software suite that helps countries around the world track and manage their health workforce data. The following is an excerpt of a post that originally appeared on the iHRIS Blog. Q: What do you like about IT? A: I like the fact that you can use it...
Questions for Rosaline Hendricks: Part I
This interview is one in a series introducing the people of iHRIS to the global iHRIS community. To nominate someone to be featured, please leave a reply below. Rosaline Hendricks is the iHRIS Human Resource Information Systems Advisor in Namibia. This interview is the first part in a two-part series. Interview by Adam Gori Part I Tell me where you're from and about your role in the iHRIS community...
Conversation with a Nigerian Nurse
This is an excerpt of a post that originally appeared on the iHRIS Blog . Oluchukwu Ifele is a nurse by training, with a focus on nursing education and midwifery. She’s part of the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria, a regulatory body for nurses and midwives that promotes excellence in nursing education, research, administration, and practice. She supervises the clerical staff members who use IntraHealth International’s open...
Questions for Oluchukwu Ifele
This interview is one in a series introducing the people of iHRIS to the global iHRIS community. To nominate someone to be featured, please leave a reply below. Oluchukwu Ifele is a registered nurse and a supervising administrator in Nigeria’s Nursing and Midwifery Council. She began using iHRIS in 2010. Interview by Adam Gori Tell me about your background and what you do now. I am a nurse by training with a...
Questions for Carl Leitner
This interview is one in a series introducing the people of iHRIS to the global iHRIS community. To nominate someone to be featured, please leave a reply below. Carl Leitner is a core member of the iHRIS team located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. He has been instrumental in developing the iHRIS core software as well as in training programmers worldwide to develop and customize iHRIS. He has a PhD in Mathematics....
Questions for Michael Drane
This interview is one in a series introducing the people of iHRIS to the global iHRIS community. To nominate someone to be featured, please leave a reply below. Michael Drane is the Open Source Community Manager for Capacity Plus , an IntraHealth International -led project funded by USAID . He joined the iHRIS team in October of this year to build and strengthen the Global iHRIS Support Community . I talked...
Questions for Kayode Odusote
This interview is one in a series introducing the people of iHRIS to the global iHRIS community. To nominate someone to be featured, please leave a reply below. Kayode Odusote is regional HRIS advisor to CapacityPlus. He promotes the use of iHRIS for health-workforce development and planning in Africa in general and in the West Africa region in particular. He is also the chief executive officer of...
Kenya and Uganda Model iHRIS Mentorship
Can a mentoring relationship between nations expedite implementation of the iHRIS open source software for tracking and managing health workers? With that in mind, Robert Nguni of Capacity Kenya recently traveled to neighboring Uganda for a week-long visit to learn about strategies successfully put into practice by the Uganda Capacity Program . I interviewed Nguni, senior manager of HRIS in Kenya, along with Ismail Wadembere, HRIS manager, and...