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Nigeria: Experts Call for Legal Framework to Drive E-Health Sector

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Mr. Mike Aigbe, a Director at GeneSys Health Information System, on Wednesday called for a proper legal framework of digital health for Nigeria to boost quality service delivery.

Aigbe made the appeal during a three-day technical conference on e-health, organised by the Lagos Ministry of Health, in partnership with the Ministry of Science and Technology in Lagos.

The theme of the event was;" Lagos State Smart Health Information Platform (SHIP)".

He said the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Communications, had started working with entrepreneurs to develop a policy document for digital health.

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