Health Information Department

This department maintains an orderly and efficiency flow of information within Ingutsheni Central Hospital. It also performs its functions successfully and efficiently

Accessibility-Authoritative and reliable records are created and maintained in an accessible, intelligent and usable manner. To support the business and accountability requirements of the hospital

Controlled access- ensures that only authorized persons have access to the information,

  • Thus preventing information and /or the records themselves from being stolen or damage
  • This ensures protection of privacy and confidentiality and prevents the inappropriate disclosure of information that could harm the organization or infringe the privacy rights of patients

Planning purpose- statistics gathered and reports produced thereon help in the formulation of budgets and allocation. They also help in showing weather the hospitals is performing well or there are shortcomings.

All in all reports produced by the Health Information are a compass for the institution