Friday, May 1, 2020

Social Services geared to improving efficiency with it's 'Promis' digital app

Minister of Social Services and Urban Development, the Hon. Frankie A. Campbell

Nassau, The Bahamas – The Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development continued its push towards the digitization of its services with the Beta Testing of the ProMis App – a Management Information System (MIS) that is expected to provide social services representatives with the tools to organize, evaluate and efficiently manage clients within their portfolios.

The system also allows for the evaluation and monitoring of cases of sexual exploitation and abuse at the touch of a button throughout the client's lifetime, in addition to simultaneously allowing for the in-house printing of food coupons. Social Services representatives have been tasked with manually writing over two thousand coupons a month in the past.

With full inter-operability (the ability of computer systems or software to exchange and make use of information), ProMis will also be able to share and exchange information with other key partners in Government, in addition to the private sector.  Read more >>