Table 1

Domains and subdomains of the interoperability maturity framework

Leadership and governance
  1. Governance structure for HIS

  2. Interoperability guidance documents

  3. Compliance with data exchange standards

  4. Data ethics

  5. HIS interoperability monitoring and evaluation

  6. Business continuity

  7. Financial management

  8. Finance resource mobilisation

Human resources
  1. Human resources policy

  2. Human resources capacity (skills and numbers)

  3. Human resources capacity development

  1. National HIS enterprise architecture

  2. Technical standards

  3. Data management

  4. HIS subsystems

  5. Operations and maintenance

  6. Communication network: LAN and WAN

  7. Hardware

  • HIS, health information systems; LAN, local area network; WAN, wide area network.