Jembi Health Systems seeks to grow key partnerships and collaborates with both international and local organisations and institutions such as:

Current Collaborators

Africa Programme for Accelerated Improvement of Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (APAI CRVS)

The Africa Programme on Accelerated Improvement of Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (APAI-CRVS) is a regional programme developed following the political commitment and policy directives of the ministers in charge of civil registration to reform and improve CRVS systems on the continent. At the regional level, the programme is guided by a Regional CRVS Core […]


Formed in South Africa in 2014, Aviro is a design-focused health company looking to improve the experience of healthcare. They operate at the interface between patients and health workers, and to address the challenges facing both so that the improved experience of healthcare delivery can, ultimately, create healthier people.

Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research

The Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research (CIDER) conducts multi-disciplinary research on priority infectious diseases in Southern Africa, in order to improve disease prevention and management. The Centre has strong links to service providers at provincial and national level, and a long track record of conducting operations research around program effectiveness and service delivery […]

Clinton Health Access Initiative

The Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (CHAI) was founded in 2002 with a transformational goal: help save the lives of millions of people living with HIV/AIDS in the developing world by dramatically scaling up antiretroviral treatment. When CHAI was founded, many viewed this goal as unreasonable because health systems in poor countries were too weak […]


The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, commonly known as the CSIR, is a world-class African research and development organisation established through an Act of Parliament in 1945. The CSIR undertakes directed, multidisciplinary research and technological innovation that contributes to the improved quality of life of South Africans. The organisation plays a key role in […]

Department of Science and Technology

The vision of The Department of Science and Technology is increased well-being and prosperity through science, technology and innovation. They provide leadership, an enabling environment, and resources for science, technology and innovation in support of South Africa’s development. The Department and its employees share and use knowledge constructively to ensure it contributes to the building of a […]

Duke University

Duke University is a private research university located in Durham, North Carolina.

Health Information Systems Program

HISP (Health information Systems Program) is a global network of people, entities and organisations that design, implement and sustain Health Information Systems.  As a network, HISP globally follows a participatory approach to support local management of healthcare delivery and information flows, and was established by the Department of Informatics at the University of Oslo.


HealthConnect is a secure communication network provided to physicians and their staff enabling them to review and exchange information quickly between offices and payors. HealthConnect is provided in Northern Nevada by Hometown Health. Physicians and their staff who subscribe to HealthConnect can rapidly accomplish tasks that previously took hours and involved intensive review by provider […]


HealthEnabled is a South Africa-based non profit organization that helps national governments in low- and middle-income countries make short- and long-term decisions to integrate life-saving digital health solutions into their health systems. The organisation provides the necessary expertise, experience, and connections to help governments integrate digital solutions into their health systems.

Helios IT Solutions

Helios IT Solutions (Pty) Limited is an innovative ICT services provider that specialises in the healthcare industry. We view technology as a strategic enabler that allows us to deliver service excellence in an affordable and sustainable way. Our primary focus is on offering technology-based solutions to the healthcare industry in South Africa. However, we have also extended our reach […]


IGAD  was  created  in  1996  to  supersede  the  Intergovernmental  Authority  on  Drought  and Development(IGADD),  which  was  founded  in  1986.  This followed the recurring and severe drought and other natural disasters between 1974 and 1984 that caused widespread famine, ecological degradation and economic hardship in the Eastern Africa region. Although individual countries made substantial efforts to […]

Management Sciences for Health

The mission of Management Sciences for Health (MSH) is saving lives and improving the health of the world’s poorest and most vulnerable people by closing the gap between knowledge and action in public health. MSH believes health is a human right, realized progressively through access to health care for all and healthy living conditions. Healthy people […]

Médecins Sans Frontières Belgium Trust South Africa

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters and exclusion from healthcare. MSF offers assistance to people based on need, irrespective of race, religion, gender or political affiliation. Is South Africa, MSF runs projects based on HIV/TB Intervention. For the […]

Meraka Institute

The Meraka Institute is an operating unit of the CSIR focused on Information and communication technology (ICT). They are in the business of research, innovation and advanced human capital development. With over 200 staff and students, Meraka is the largest group in South Africa dedicated to ICT research. It has extensive national and international networks […]

Mohawk College

Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology is a public College of Applied Arts and Technology located in the Golden Horseshoe of Ontario, Canada. Mohawk has three main campuses: the Fennell Campus located in Hamilton, the Stoney Creek Campus located in Stoney Creek, and the Mohawk-McMaster Institute for Applied Health Sciences located at McMaster University in […]

National Department of Health

The vision of the National Department of Health is a long and healthy life for all South Africans by improving health status through the prevention of illnesses and the promotion of healthy lifestyles and to consistently improve the healthcare delivery system by focusing on access, equity, efficiency, quality and sustainability.

National Health Laboratory Service

The National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS) is the largest diagnostic pathology service in South Africa with the responsibility of supporting the national and provincial health departments in the delivery of healthcare. The NHLS provides laboratory and related public health services to over 80% of the population through a national network of laboratories.

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) offers a diverse range of quality educational opportunities that will make a critical and constructive contribution to regional, national and global sustainability. To achieve our vision and mission, we will ensure that: Our values inform and define our institutional ethos and distinctive educational purpose and philosophy. We are committed to promoting […]


The OpenMRS community is a worldwide network of volunteers from many different backgrounds including technology, health care, and international development. Together, we’re working to build the world’s largest and most flexible technology platform to support delivery of health care in some of the most challenging environments on the planet. No matter what your background or […]


PATH is the leader in global health innovation. An international nonprofit organization, we save lives and improve health, especially among women and children. We accelerate innovation across five platforms—vaccines, drugs, diagnostics, devices, and system and service innovations—that harness our entrepreneurial insight, scientific and public health expertise, and passion for health equity. By mobilizing partners around […]

Plan International

Plan International was founded over 75 years ago with a mission to promote and protect the rights of children. Today, Plan International is a global organisation that is active in over 70 countries to advance children’s rights and equality for girls.

Praekelt Foundation

Praekelt Foundation‘s mission is to use open source technologies to deliver essential information and inclusive services to millions of people around the world, especially in Africa. Since 2007 we have worked with governments, NGOs and social enterprises to provide people living in poverty with inspiration, education, financial services and health information.

Regenstrief Institute

An internationally respected informatics and healthcare research organisation, the Regenstrief Institute is recognised for its role in improving quality of care, increasing efficiency of healthcare delivery, preventing medical errors and enhancing patient safety. Established in 1969 by philanthropist Sam Regenstrief on the Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis campus, the Institute is supported by the […]

South African Medical Research Council

The South African Medical Research Council is a state medical research organisation with a mission to improve the nation’s health status and quality of life through relevant and innovative health research aimed at promoting equity and development.

Terre des hommes Italy Foundation

Terre des Hommes Italy (TdH It) is a non-profit organization, part of the Terre des Hommes International Federation with headquarters in Geneva and Brussels. Terre des Hommes International Federation is a network of ten national organizations working for the rights of children and for the promotion of equitable development without racial, religious, political, cultural or […]

The University Bocconi | SDA Business School of Management

The University “Bocconi: was established in Milan in 1902 and became the first Italian institution of higher education to grant a degree in economics. Bocconi is a research university of international standing in business, economics, and law. Its research projects are funded by national and supranational institutions.

United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)

Established by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations (UN) in 1958 as one of the UN’s five regional commissions, ECA’s mandate is to promote the economic and social development of its member States, foster intra-regional integration, and promote international cooperation for Africa’s development. Made up of 54 member States, and playing a dual role […]

Universidade Eduardo Mondlane

The Eduardo Mondlane University was founded on August 21, 1962, under the name of General Studies College of Mozambique. In 1968 is was accredited as an university. Although it is still a young University, it is the oldest and was, for a long period, the only one in Mozambique.

University of California, San Francisco UCSF

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions and excellence in patient care. The result is groundbreaking life sciences research and world-class healthcare that support UCSF’s mission: advancing health worldwide. UCSF serves the local, […]

University of Cape Town

UCT aspires to become a premier academic meeting point between South Africa, the rest of Africa and the world. Taking advantage of expanding global networks and their distinct vantage point in Africa, they are committed, through innovative research and scholarship, to grapple with the key issues of our natural and social worlds. Some of their […]

University of Oslo

The University of Oslo is the oldest and largest university in Norway, situated in the Norwegian capital of Oslo. It is considered one of the leading universities of Scandinavia, and has consistently been ranked among the world’s top 100 universities by the Academic Ranking of World Universities. The University of Oslo is home to five Nobel Prize winners.

University of Rwanda

The University of Rwanda is a higher education institution formed in 2013 through the merger of Rwanda’s previously independent public institutions of higher education, the largest of which was the National University of Rwanda. The university’s head office is in Kigali. UR participates in a number of international collaborations.

Vital Strategies

Vital Strategies bring global expertise to build large-scale health programs.

Western Cape Department of Health

The Western Cape Department of Health delivers a comprehensive package of health services to the people of the province.   The list includes: Aged Care Baby and Child Chronic Illness Emergency Services HIV/Aids Home Based Care Immunisation Maternal and Women’s Health Mental Nutrition Occupational Health Oral and Dental Port and Environmental Rehabilitation Reproductive Sexually Transmitted Infections […]

Past Collaborators

Accenture LLP

Accenture solves clients’ challenges by providing services in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. They partner with more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, driving innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. With expertise across more than 40 industries and all business functions, they deliver transformational outcomes for a demanding new digital world.

City of Cape Town

The City of Cape Town is the metropolitan municipality which governs the city of Cape Town, South Africa and its suburbs and exurbs.

D-Tree International

D-Tree International aims to improving the quality of healthcare available to the world’s poor by using innovative technology to provide accurate and effective point-of-care diagnosis and treatment. The vision of D-tree International is a world in which every person has access to high quality health care. D-Tree is based in the USA with an office […]


Dimagi, Inc. is a for-profit social enterprise based in Cambridge, Massachusetts that delivers open-source software technology suitable for low-resource settings and underserved communities.

Greenfield Management Solutions

Greenfield Management Solutions is a South African owned private health development and research consultancy, specialising in assignments that require innovative approaches to complex issues facing health service.


Health Informatics Training and Research Advancement Center (HITRAC) was setup in 2011 as a center of excellence in strengthening health informatics needs in Zimbabwe. It is an organization affiliated to the Health Informatics Unit within the Center of Public Health Interventions (CEPHI) in the Department of Community Medicine, University of Zimbabwe. Objectives: To develop and […]


Founded in 2006 in California’s Silicon Valley with seed funding from and the Rockefeller Foundation, InSTEDD’s vision is a world where communities everywhere design and use technology to continuously improve their health, safety and development. InSTEDD has been working around the world to implement this vision. They aim to design and use open source […]


In collaboration with governments, nongovernmental organizations, and private-sector organizations around the world, IntraHealth champions the needs and contributions of health workers—from doctors and nurses to community health workers to health facility managers—and works to ensure they have the tools, supplies, information, training, and support they need to provide communities they serve with the best possible […]


Keth’Impilo is uniquely positioned to address HIV /AIDS and TB in the high prevalence districts throughout South Africa. Keth’Impilo is the lead organisation on the Free State Advance HIV Care Centrers (FS ACCs) project.

Millennium Villages Project

Millennium Promise is a leading international nonprofit organisation, solely committed to supporting the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals to halve extreme poverty by 2015. Millennium Promise works with national governments, Columbia University and the United Nations Development Programme. The Millennium Villages Project implements integrated social and business development services for more than 500,000 people […]


mothers2mothers train, employ and empower Mentor Mothers, who are mothers living with HIV, to work alongside doctors and nurses in understaffed health centres as members of the healthcare team. In one-on-one and group sessions, Mentor Mothers provide essential health education and psychosocial support to other HIV-positive mothers on how they can protect their babies from HIV […]

Partners in Health

PIH’s work as a nonprofit focuses on the delivery of quality health care in poor communities. PIH has longstanding ties to Harvard Medical School and one of its teaching hospitals, the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, as well as a more recent affiliation with the François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights at the Harvard School […]

Plan International

Plan International is an international organisation or development which works in 51 countries across Africa, the Americas, and Asia to promote the safeguarding of children.

The Vanderbilt University

The Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health is committed to advancing health and development in resource-limited regions. With projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean, their approach is grounded in research, training and service that is appropriate to the developing world. It is in a perfect position to provide an infusion of education and […]


ThoughtWorks is a privately owned, global technology company. It provides software design and delivery, and pioneering tools and consulting services.

Ugandan Ministry of Health

The Ministry of Health Uganda, is a government body set up with the mandate of policy formulation and policy dialogue with Health Development Partners, resource mobilization and budgeting, strategic planning, regulation, advising other ministries on health matters, setting standards and quality assurance, capacity development and technical support, provision of nationally coordinated services such as epidemic […]

University of Kwa-Zulu Natal

The School of Computer Science at UKZN has a wide variety of research interests including image processing, bioinformatics, game programming, opensource software and Internet technologies. UKZN is currently partnering with Jembi on the HEAL programme, which seeks to provide a research environment for the development of advance informatics design and building blocks for low resource settings.

University of Zimbabwe

The University of Zimbabwe (UZ) is the premier institution of higher education, and is the largest and oldest University in Zimbabwe. UZ is located in Mount Pleasant, Harare. The university has ten faculties: Arts, Education, Law, Commerce, Agriculture, Science, Veterinary Science, Medicine, Engineering and Social Studies.

Vital Wave

Vital Wave provides end-to-end services to scale information and communications technology for development (ICT4D) in low-resource environments.  Vital Wave draws on a full range of enterprise-grade implementation capabilities, proven methodologies, and decades of field experience in developing countries to achieve sustained growth of ICT4D solutions.