The openIMIS initiative is very pleased to present the e-learning course about openIMIS on http://socialprotection.org . This self-paced course will give you a comprehensive knowledge of the open-source software. You will learn about its usefulness in the health financing system, its development and how you can use it. You will also learn best practices from existing implementations.
The course consists of four modules that give you a comprehensive insight into openIMIS.
Module 1: The basics
Understand key health systems and financing terms
Explain the functionalities of openIMIS, including the enrolment and claims processes
Outline the boundaries of openIMIS (what it can and cannot do)
Module 2: openIMIS and national eHealth landscape
Relate the position of openIMIS within a national eHealth landscape
Summarize the interoperability of openIMIS with other systems
Compare with other software such as DHIS2 & OpenMRS
Module 3: openIMIS use cases
Explain the achievements of openIMIS in selected countries/regions
Show diverse use cases (implementation scenarios) that openIMIS can serve: health insurance, employment injury insurance, cash transfer, in-kind transfer etc.
Compare the processes of implementation in the shown cases
Module 4: Sustainability & the role of the openIMIS Community
Discover how the openIMIS Community can support new implementation teams and how learning from local implementations benefit the global product and community
Appraise the value of being part of the openIMIS community
After completion of all modules and the self-assessment, participants will be able to acquire knowledge on openIMIS and understand how openIMIS can contribute in countries‘ digital health ecosystems. Furthermore, you can showcase how openIMIS can support strategies to increase access to UHC and USP.