As your busy week comes to a close, catch up on some GHDonline discussions that could use your input:
- Metric versus English
Share your thoughts on the possible effects of the U.S. healthcare system adopting metric-only measurements in our Quality & Safety community.
- Does cost-sharing prevent necessary care?
Discuss ways to balance cost-sharing to prevent it from interfering with needed care in our Costs of Care community.
- Leveraging existing technologies for low-income individuals
Offer examples of ways cell phones and other wearable devices can improve delivery of care to low-income individuals in our Innovating Health Care Delivery community.
- YP-CDN at the World Health Assembly
Share your feedback on this brief of the 67th World Health Assembly calling for the addition of oncology products to the World Health Organization’s Essential Medicines List in our Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network community.
- Sources for donations of medical/nursing supplies
Offer our Global Nursing & Midwifery community sources for donated nursing supplies.
Although our Stopping Resurgent Malaria in Mutasa Area of Zimbabwe Expert Panel ended last week, the conversation continues on—add your concluding thoughts and questions for the panelists and participants.
Don’t forget to register for the free online HarvardX course Improving Global Health: Focusing on Quality and Safety taught by our colleague Ashish Jha. The course begins June 2nd and registration is free. Don’t miss the video chat between GHD Project’s Faculty Director Rebecca Weintraub and Ashish Jha for more on the course and Dr. Jha’s work.