‘Digital health has great potential towards reducing inequity in healthcare,’ says JP Nadda

Reiterating India’s commitment towards Digital Health, the Union Health Minister said that modernisation of healthcare through digital technology is an important public policy agenda and India is committed to modernising its health facilities and services using digital technology

‘Digital health has great potential towards reducing inequity in healthcare,’ says JP Nadda“Digital health has great potential towards reducing inequity in provisioning and distribution of healthcare resources and services and it can greatly facilitate proactive treatment for disabled patients, children with developmental delays and deformities and people suffering from mental health illnesses and for those suffering from stigmatic infections such as HIV/AIDS, leprosy and tuberculosis.” This was […]

‘India is committed to reforms in health services using ICT,’ says JP Nadda

While addressing the Global Digital Health Partnership Summit, in Australia, JP Nadda, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare stated that the Indian government aims to create integrated digital health platform and enable creation of electronic health record for 1.3 billion people of India

‘India is committed to reforms in health services using ICT,’ says JP Nadda“Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has great potential towards improvement of delivery of healthcare services. India is committed to reforms in health service delivery using ICT under Digital India Program of Government of India,” stated J P Nadda, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare during his address at Global Digital Health Partnership Summit, at […]

Telemedicine has brought doctors and patients together, helped improve lives

Through increased access to medical care, patients are now able to receive treatment faster; resulting in decreased recovery times, increased patient satisfaction and outcomes, as well as a significant reduction in the amount of money and resources utilised to treat patients

Telemedicine has brought doctors and patients together, helped improve livesA three day symposium will be organized in Pune, from November 9-11 to discuss the potential and implications of telemedicine as an enabler for the transformation of health strategy in India. The aim of the event is to introduce the concept of telemedicine to a larger audience. In a layman’s terminology, telemedicine is a means of […]