A number of E-health initiatives have been launched. These include WiRED, which has deployed 39 e- health facilities in Iraq. The facilities allow medical professional to access the latest medical information and communicate with global colleagues via electronic means including videoconferencing.
Iraq has approximately 229 hospitals, including 61 teaching hospitals. Primary health care is provided by approximately 2,500 Primary health care centers, with an additional 12,000 private clinics also offering health care services.