Arturo M. Ongkeko, Jr.

Field of Study / Research: MS Health Informatics

Program: Fulbright - CHED Scholarship Program

Profile

Philippine Affiliation: University of the Philippines Manila

U.S. Affiliation: To be determined

Professional Experience
University Research Associate and Program Manager
National Telehealth Center, National Institutes of Health, University of the Philippines Manila
November 2014 to present

Hub Manager, Social Innovation in Health Initiative (SIHI) Philippines Hub
Department of Clinical Epidemiology, College of Medicine, University of the Philippines Manila
May 2017 to present

Project Coordinator and Senior Training Specialist, Community Health Information Tracking System (CHITS)
National Telehealth Center, National Institutes of Health, University of the Philippines Manila
May 2010 to November 2014
Educational Attainment
Leaders in Innovation Fellowship
UK’s Royal Academy of Engineering and Asian Institute of Management
Scholarship grant from DOST-UK Newton-Agham Fund
November 2016 - September 2017

Bachelor of Science in Nursing
University of Perpetual Help System DALTA - Molino Campus
April 2008, Magna Cum Laude
Affiliations
Member, Electronic Medical Record System (EMR) Experts Group & National eHealth Electronic Health Records System Validation (NEHEHRSV) Team
National eHealth Program, Department of Health
November 2014 to present
Research & Publications
Journal articles

Guevarra, J. P., Ongkeko Jr, A. M., Antonio, C. A., Bermudez, & Fernandez-Marcelo, P. H. (2018). The Application of the ADDIE Model and the Training Cycle in the Development, Implementation and Evaluation of Training Program on Data Use for Decision-Making among End-users of Electronic Health Information System in Geographically Isolated and Disadvantaged Areas. ACTA MEDICA PHILIPPINA (accepted for publication Q3 2018)

Ongkeko Jr, A. M., Fernandez, R. G., Sylim, P. G., Amoranto, A. J. P., Ronquillo-Sy, M. I., Santos, A. D. F., ... & Fernandez-Marcelo, P. H. (2016). Community Health Information and Tracking System (CHITS): Lessons from Eight Years Implementation of a Pioneer Electronic Medical Record System in the Philippines. ACTA MEDICA PHILIPPINA, 50(4), 264.

Fernandez-Marcelo, P. H., Ongkeko Jr, A. M., Sylim, P. G., Evangelista-Sanchez, A. M. A., Santos, A. D. F., Fabia, J. G., & Nisperos, G. A. (2016). Formulating the National Policy on Telehealth for the Philippines through Stakeholders’ Involvement and Partnership. ACTA MEDICA PHILIPPINA, 50(4), 248.

Umali, M. J. P., Evangelista-Sanchez, A. M. A., Lu, J. L., Ongkeko Jr, A. M., Sylim, P. G.,Santos, A. D. F., Fabia, J. G., Fernandez-Marcelo, P. H., Pasco, P. M. (2016). Elaborating and Discoursing the Ethics in eHealth in the Philippines: Recommendations for health Care Practice and Research . ACTA MEDICA PHILIPPINA, 50(4), 215.

Hamoy, G. L., Amoranto, A. J. P., Evangelista-Sanchez, A. M. A., Pajarillaga, E. D., Ongkeko Jr, A. M., Sylim, P. G., ... & Fernandez-Marcelo, P. H. (2016). Real-time Regular Routine Reporting for Health (R4Health): Lessons from the Implementation of a Large Scale Mobile Health System for Routine Health Services in the Philippines. ACTA MEDICA PHILIPPINA, 50(4), 280.

Research projects

2017 to present: Research collaborations to advance social innovation in health in low- and middle- income countries, in partnership with Social Innovation in Health Initiative (SIHI)

2012 to present: Design, Development and Implementation of Community Health Information Tracking System (CHITS) in selected Local Government Units in the Philippines

2013 to 2015: Real-time Monitoring of Maternal, Child Health and Governance Indicators through the use of Community Health Information Tracking System (CHITS) or rCHITS project

Other research interests: mobile health, nursing informatics, data use for decision-making, eHealth capacity building