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Enabling eHealth Technology in South Africa, Kenya, and Ghana

Enabling eHealth Technology in South Africa, Kenya, and Ghana

African nations are adapting eHealth (mHealth, video tele-medicine, and healthcare IT) technologies to streamline their healthcare systems and catch up with the healthcare systems in other parts of the world. Kenya, South Africa, and Ghana are ahead of other African nations in East, South, and West Africa, respectively. This study explores how Kenya is leading the eHealth revolution in Africa and how local start-ups are dominating the digital health market. The study also lays out a road map (for mHealth, video tele-medicine, and healthcare IT) to depict expected benefits to the healthcare ecosystem of the aforementioned nations for the forecast period.


  • Executive Summary
    • Methodology
    • Key Insights
    • Scope and Segmentation
    • Key Questions This Study Will Answer
    • CEO's Perspective
    • Key Companies to Watch
    • eHealth Market Ecosystem, Africa, 2016-2020
    • Future Perspectives-3 Big Predictions
  • Market Overview-South Africa, Kenya, and Ghana
    • Economic Outline and Public Health Structure-South Africa
    • Economic Outline and Public Health Structure-Kenya
    • Economic Outline and Public Health Structure-Ghana
    • Comparative Analysis-Demographic Indicators
    • Comparative Analysis-Socio-economic Indicators
    • Comparative Analysis-Health Expenditure
  • Comparison with Other Similar Nations/Regions in the World
    • Comparison of Macroeconomic Indicators-South Africa vs. Spain
      • Table Comparison of Macroeconomic Indicators-South Africa vs. Spain
    • Comparison of Macroeconomic Indicators-Kenya vs. Malaysia
      • Table Comparison of Macroeconomic Indicators-Kenya vs. Malaysia
    • Comparison of Macroeconomic Indicators-Ghana vs. Qatar
      • Table Comparison of Macroeconomic Indicators-Ghana vs. Qatar
    • Comparative Analysis-Economic Rankings
    • eHealth-Africa vs. Europe
  • eHealth and its Utilities in South Africa, Kenya, and Ghana
    • eHealth Market Ecosystem, Africa, 2016-2020
    • Contextual Utility of eHealth
    • Benefits for Stakeholders in Employing eHealth
    • eHealth Services Framework for Strengthening Healthcare
    • eHealth-Government's Strategy for South Africa
    • eHealth-Government's Strategy for Kenya
    • eHealth-Government's Strategy for Ghana
  • Competitive Playbook
    • New Market Opportunities-Breadth of Digital Healthcare Solutions
    • Strategies to Tap on New Market Opportunities
  • Drivers, Restraints, and Trends-Total eHealth Market
    • Forces Driving eHealth Market
    • Forces Restraining eHealth Market
    • Defining eHealth Trends in the Future
    • eHealth MatrixTM-Discussion
  • mHealth Segment Analysis
    • mHealth-Africa
    • mHealth-Market at Present
    • mHealth-Ecosystem in Africa
    • mHealth-Public Private Partnerships, South Africa
    • mHealth-Public Private Partnerships, Kenya
    • mHealth-Public Private Partnerships, Ghana
    • mHealth-Market Share
  • Video Telemedicine Segment Analysis
    • Video Telemedicine Delivery Models in Africa
    • Video Telemedicine-Benefits
    • Video Telemedicine-Public Private Partnerships, South Africa
    • Video Telemedicine-Public Private Partnerships, Kenya
    • Video Telemedicine-Public Private Partnerships, Ghana
    • Video Telemedicine-Point of Care Testing (POCT)
    • Video Telemedicine-Market Share
  • Healthcare IT Segment Analysis
    • Healthcare IT-Framework of EHR
    • Healthcare IT-EHR Structural Framework Explained
    • Healthcare IT-Core Benefits of an EMR or EHR
    • Healthcare IT-Evaluation Criteria for Purchasing an EMR or EHR System
    • Healthcare IT-Framework of a HIE
    • Healthcare IT-HIE: Core Benefits
    • Healthcare IT-Framework of a Patient Portal
    • Healthcare IT-Patient Portals: Types
    • Healthcare IT-Patient Portals: Benefits
    • Healthcare IT-Public Health: South Africa
    • Healthcare IT-Public Health: Kenya
    • Healthcare IT-Public Health: Ghana
    • Healthcare IT-Market Share
  • Growth Opportunities
    • 8 Growth Opportunities Critical for Future Strategy
    • 8 Growth Opportunities Critical for Future Strategy-Discussion
    • Market Analysis-mHealth
    • Market Analysis-Video Telemedicine
    • Market Analysis-Healthcare IT
  • Key Companies to Watch
    • List of Key Companies Offering eHealth
    • Key Companies Offering eHealth
  • Future Perspectives
    • Future Perspectives-3 Big Predictions
    • Future Perspectives-Discussion
    • Concluding Thoughts
    • mHealth Roadmap for South Africa, Kenya, and Ghana
    • Telemedicine Roadmap for South Africa, Kenya, and Ghana
    • Healthcare IT Roadmap for South Africa, Kenya, and Ghana
    • Important Market Metrics
    • Market Summary
  • Appendix

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