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North Star Alliance and ALCO Organise COMETS Training in Benin

As part of our partnership with the Abidjan-Lagos Corridor Organisation (ALCO), North Star Alliance’s custom made electronic patient management system COMETS is now also being implemented in ALCO’sĀ 8 existing information units at the borders and 13 referral centersĀ along West Africa’s busiest transport corridor. In order for the system to become fully operational, ALCO and North […]

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Watch ORTEC and North Star Alliance win the 2013 GBCHealth “Technology for Health” Award

On May 16th, North Star Alliance and long time partner ORTEC were awarded the 2013 Technology for Health Award at the GBCHealth Business Action on Health Awards in New York, in recognition of their combined efforts to track and counter the spread of disease with a unique electronic health passport system, called COMETS. Today, we’re […]

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Preventable, Curable and Claiming Lives: Malaria

For a disease that can be largely prevented and easily cured, malaria remains an unnecessarily heavy burden for many people living in sub-Saharan Africa. Every year, over 200 million malaria cases occur worldwide, claiming the lives of an estimated 660,000 people, most of them living on the African continent. As with many diseases, hard-to-reach populations, […]

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