REACH-Informatics Short Courses

Location: Eldoret, Kenya

The Regional East African Centre of Health Informatics (REACH-Informatics) in Eldoret Kenya was established with the aim of providing East Africans with short courses and practicum training to support the development, implementation, maintenance, evolution, and use of electronic health records (EHRs).

The following course units will be covered:

  • Using Computers for Health care
  • Web Page Development
  • Java Programming
  • Medical Informatics basis on Open source MRS.


  • System Developers, programmers, User Support, System Administrators and Maintenance.
  • Must have used computers for 3 or more years and fluent in English.
  • Familiarity with programming is a plus.

    Tuition for the course is kshs.48,000 using Bankers cheque Kenyans payable to Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital Projects Account.

    The tuition costs include course materials, access to the computer laboratory, tea breaks, and lunch.

    Closing Date: 16th August

    For more information and application, see: REACH-Informatics Short Courses

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