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 […]

UP to seek Maha’s help to improve health services in state

To know about various initiatives undertaken by Maharashtra in the health care sector, and its efforts to curb mother and child death, a delegation under Siddharth Nath Singh, Uttar Pradesh health minister, met Dr Deepak Sawant, the state health minister, at Mantralaya. There will be Inter-state coordination, to improve the health services of both the states, said Dr Sawant

UP to seek Maha’s help to improve health services in stateWith regards to health service, Maharashtra is leading state in the country. So the Union Health Minister suggested studying its various schemes and success stories.“I had come to Maharashtra to understand about its healthcare services, so that UP can also implement  various schemes like telemedicine, bike ambulance, SNCU, CPS courses in Uttar Pradesh with Maharashtra’s […]

It’s time for digital healthcare

The operating environment of healthcare providers is very important for the health care developments in the country. With everything going online, it is important for us to opt for digital healthcare

It’s time for digital healthcareWith digital interference in every field, it has become the need of the hour for us to have it even in the healthcare sector. The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), a conference that is to be held on August 23rd in a Grand Hyatt have kept a special session on digital healthcare. “Digital health has […]

On World Cancer Day, Mumbai gets its first smart cancer care centre

The centre will not only provide regular chemotherapy sessions, but also evaluate patients for treatments; tests and diagnosis will also be conducted at this outreach programme-cum-day-care centre

On World Cancer Day, Mumbai gets its first smart cancer care centreMumbai gets its first state-of-the-art smart cancer care centre which will provide facilities closer to home. The Asian Cancer Institute (ACI) launched this dedicated day care centre for Chemotherapy and Cancer Care at Borivli, on World Cancer Day today (February 4). With its aim to not only provide regular chemotherapy sessions, but also evaluate patients […]

In a nutshell: Health related highlights of Union Budget 2017

Apart from two new AIIMS hospitals proposed in Jharkhand and Gujarat in the budget, the government also aims to eliminate leprosy and tuberculosis in near future

In a nutshell: Health related highlights of Union Budget 2017Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented Union Budget 2017-18 in Lok Sabha today (February 1). My Medical Mantra exclusively gets you the health related announcements made in the budget in a nutshell: