An Introduction to Form Design

Term: 2011
Published: November 17, 2011
Revised: June 9, 2015

This HIBB begins with introducing some critical tips required in the design of data collection forms. It addresses the grouping of questions in a logical manner. The HIBB then discusses encounter and patient types to further elaborate on the inclusion and exclusion criteria when developing data collection forms. Lastly, the approaches to determination of what data needs to be collected and how this will be utilized in helping to manage health information systems.


Project: Global Health Informatics Partnership


Authors: Boniface Wabuti and John Lelei


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Boniface Wabuti
John Lelei
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At the end of this HIBB, students will be in a position to  demonstrate 3 key elements in successful development of data collection forms to be used in their health information systems.

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