Bihar is one of the pioneer states in conceptualizing the model of
Integrated HMIS where data for all health programs national and state specific is being reported from all facilities
(urban + rural) in the same instance.
Tripartite MOU was signed between- NHM Bihar, NHSRC and HISP India in 2008 for initiating use of DHIS2. From 2012 onwards, the MoU has been extended every year towards continuation of the DHIS2 design and development.
Under the purview of current MOU, version of DHIS application has been upgraded from 2.7 to 2.27, supporting advanced analytics and apps like: