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Table 3 Included data collection systems

From: Maternal and neonatal data collection systems in low- and middle-income countries for maternal vaccines active safety surveillance systems: A scoping review

  Data collection system Description Countries where serves to capture MNCH individual data Number of pregnant women/deliveries registered
Research network Global Network’s Maternal Newborn Health Registry The Global Network’s Maternal Newborn Health Registry (MNHR) is a prospective, population-based registry of pregnancies at the Global Network sites. It started in 2008, enrolls and follows up on pregnant women and their newborns up to 42 days postpartum. It captures data in six countries, including sites in Pakistan; Kenya; Zambia ; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Guatemala; and two in India. 370,000 mother and their infants have been enrolled so far
International Network for the Demographic Evaluation of Populations and their Health INDEPTH is a network of independent Health and Demographic Surveillance System (HDSS) sites that carry out longitudinal research. The INDEPTH Network Maternal, Newborn & Child Health Working Group (MNCH-WG) coordinate the surveillance of pregnancies and outcome tracking. Bangladesh; Burkina Faso; Cote d’Ivoire; Ethiopia; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea-Bissau; India; Indonesia; Kenya; Malawi; Malaysia; Mozambique; Nigeria; Senegal; South Africa; Tanzania; Uganda; Vietnam 97,499 Estimated number of total births over five years (2012-2017) captured within the HDSS (only in 5 sites: Bandim; Matlab; Kintampo; Dabat; Igangamayuge)
Electronical medical record Perinatal Informatic System Perinatal Informatic System (“SIP”, by the acronym in Spanish: Sistema Informático Perinatal) by Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is a perinatal clinical record that Ministries of health and maternity services (public and private) have adopted. Cuba; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama; Dominician Republic; Mexico; Argentina; Bolivia; Brazil; Chile; Colombia; Ecuador; Paraguay; Peru; Uruguay; Venezuela Not Available
Pregnancy Exposure Registry & Birth Defects Surveillance PER/BDS is an electronic medical record system designed to collect data on pregnancy exposures during routine care. South Africa 42,300 estimated deliveries per year in Gauteng and in Western Cape
SmartCare SmartCare is a portable, integrated and electronical medical system developed by Zambia's Ministry of Health Zambia Not Available
Custom Software platform District Health Information Software 2 tracker DHIS2 is a customize platform typically used as national health information system. Tracker module allows to collect pregnant and babies data and track longitudinally the progress of a patients over time. Bangladesh; Liberia; West Bank and Gaza; South Africa Not Available
Open Medical Record System OpenMRS is a software platform and a reference application which enables the design of a customized medical records system with no programming knowledge. Uganda; Malawi; Rwanda; Lesotho; Kenya; Haiti Not Available
Open Smart Register Platform It is a mobile-first platform, built to enable data-driven decision making at all levels of the health system with the following health modules: Reproductive, maternal, neonatal, and child health, childhood immunizations, tuberculosis, nutrition, malaria and early childhood development. Indonesia; Pakistán Not Available