Published on in Vol 4, No 4 (2018): Oct-Dec

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/10436, first published .
Where No Universal Health Care Identifier Exists: Comparison and Determination of the Utility of Score-Based Persons Matching Algorithms Using Demographic Data

Where No Universal Health Care Identifier Exists: Comparison and Determination of the Utility of Score-Based Persons Matching Algorithms Using Demographic Data

Where No Universal Health Care Identifier Exists: Comparison and Determination of the Utility of Score-Based Persons Matching Algorithms Using Demographic Data

Anthony Waruru 1, MPhil;  Agnes Natukunda 2, MSc;  Lilly M Nyagah 3, MBChB;  Timothy A Kellogg 4, MPH;  Emily Zielinski-Gutierrez 1, Dr PH;  Wanjiru Waruiru 4, MBA, MPH;  Kenneth Masamaro 1, MBChB, MSc;  Richelle Harklerode 4, MPH;  Jacob Odhiambo 5, MBChB;  Eric-Jan Manders 6, PhD;  Peter W Young 1, MPH

1 Division of Global HIV and TB , Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi , KE

2 Global Programs for Research and Training , University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, US

3 National AIDS and STI Control Program, Ministry of Health , Nairobi , KE

4 Institute for Global Health Sciences , University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, US

5 The Palladium Group , Nairobi , KE

6 Division of Global HIV and TB , Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Anthony Waruru, MPhil
  • Division of Global HIV and TB
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • PO Box 606
  • Nairobi
  • KE
  • Phone: 254 722200179
  • Email: awaruru@cdc.gov