DiagnoseMe has captured the attention of several juries in international competitions.
At the international Hackathon organized by the WUHAN2020 community in march 2020: only 2 African teams of 56 contestants from 33 countries took part in the international competition.
DiagnoseMe from Burkina Faso was classed in the top 12.
Following a webinar held on the theme : «Initiatives of digital, innovating platforms to slow down the spreading of Covid19 in Burkina Faso, evaluation and harmonizing strategies for the most efficient ways», a request for propositions was launched by the government to be able to select the best innovative solutions that will be complementary to the actions and digital initiatives undertaken by the Ministry of Health.
Until now, one of the most efficient ways to face an epidemic is to stop it from spreading. The goal of the application DiagnoseMe is to provide in one click access to several actions that combat COVID-19 which are essentially: the identification, the geo-localization, assistance and fast support, exact information and prevention. All this while permitting epidemic surveillance in real time on connected screens, using a mechanism that includes the entire population (adults, youngsters, visually or auditory impaired, etc...).
This test permits to evaluate the symptoms and to get in contact with a member of the medical staff for a better diagnose and to take, in case of need, fast measures.
Thanks to a continuously updated identification system, following up patients from a distance and doing a first sorting out in priorities is made possible and permits handling emergency situations.
Thanks to tele-consulting, health professionals can interpret the signs and symptoms of the users through instant messaging.
All the essential actions in the battle against the epidemic are integrated in the application : exact information, awareness campaign and web TV and radio.
Thanks to the alerting notifications and the geo-localization of suspected cases, decisive decision making is fast and the risk of spreading of the virus is diminished.
Stay informed of any new request and demand for assistance in real time with the possibility of teleconsulting with the requestor by a phone call or instant messaging.
Follow up in real time the evolution of and statistics on the pandemic.
Preparation and handling of the samples thanks to an anonymous system and labeling with the possibility of already consulting the results in the laboratory.
The cartographic monitoring in real time of the epidemic data, the different cases, the zones at risk are all possible.
The team exists of several professionals, experts in diverse skills which are complementary and fitting to the specific application DiagnoseMe.
The monitoring interface for healthcare professionals allows real-time monitoring and management of requests from the mobile application. A user license is required to access the platform. It is also accessible through Mobile devices.