IS4H Toolkit - Terms of Reference: National Information Systems for Health (IS4H) Steering Committee and Technical Advisory Groups

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As defined by the Pan-American Health Organization/World Health Organization, the concept of “Information Systems for Health” (IS4H) includes an integrated system of policies, legislation, governance, human, financial and information technology resources, health indicators, data sources, data management processes, information products and the effective dissemination and use of information

This document provides the Terms of Reference for the National IS4H Steering Committee and its Technical Advisory Committees, key components of the National IS4H Governance Model.

The purpose of the National IS4H Steering Committee (Steering Committee) is to provide governance, strategic leadership, oversight and national coordination for information systems for health in the specified country.