Laboratory Information is a section at NHL-QATC which cuts across all sections some of the functions the section performs are to manage and monitor the VPN connecting all laboratories that are linked to the central data repository to ensure smooth flow of data and manage all ICT activities within the organization.
Laboratory sites which are connected to National Health laboratory are Bugando Medical Centre, Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre, Mbeya Zonal Refferal Hospital, Mnazi mmoja Hospital Zanzibar. This section are used to implement and monitor Backup and Disaster Recovery Plans for laboratory software, manage data storage and advise management on long-term capacity plans. Also provide technical assistance to users by answering technical queries and monitor database performance on regular basis to ensure high availability and accessibility of database servers.
All computers that are used within NHL-QATC are maintained as per manufacturer instructions.