Open J Public Health | Volume 2, Issue 1 | Research Article | Open Access

Opportunities and Challenges of E-Health System in Bangladesh

Tanzim Ahmed*

Department of Public Health, Moglabazar Union Sub Center, Islamabad, Bangladesh

*Correspondance to: Tanzim Ahmed 

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E-health defined as the practice of Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) in support of health and health-related fields. Over the previous decade, the rapid development in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has experienced tremendous revolution in health sector in many countries. Recent evidence recommends that e-Health is the blessing of ICT and is undoubtedly the most noticeable service that has a clear effect on the expansion of healthcare sector in developing countries. There is rising enthusiasm amongst experts of global health for the possibilities opened up by the speedy spread of electronic coverage. This comprises substantially increasing access to health-related information and instructions and to skilled medical consultations. This study will help to identify more about the existing status of e-Health and m-health in the public sectors, as well as the practical and managerial challenges facing e-Health and m-health projects in Bangladesh. The results of this study will help policymakers to create effective choices regarding e-Health services.


Ahmed T. Opportunities and Challenges of E-Health System in Bangladesh. Open J Public Health. 2020;2(1):1011..

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