Trauma e-Registry
last updated 10-04-2016


Injury and violence are major public health issues, accounting for over 5 million deaths a year and many other non-fatal outcomes. The Injury data systems, at the country level, are a key foundation of the public health approach for preventing injuries. To Promote wider and more standardized data collection for injury surveillance, and to promote best practices and policy-level changes for system-wide improvements in care of the injured; PNIPH is leading an initiative to establish the National Injury Surveillance system with close cooperation with the Ministry of Health.

Progress and Improvements

In order to establish a minimum dataset to facilitate the establishment of trauma e-registry, the PNIPH:

  • Prepared the List of Injury Surveillance indicators;
  • Prepared the registry forms for both new visits and follow-up visits.
  • Started the pilot implementation in two governmental hospitals.
  • PNIPH is now building an electronic patient base registry using a web application technology.

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