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2008-08-26 12:01:27

HYDERABAD, India, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Satyam Computer Services Ltd. , a leading global consulting and information technology services provider, announced today that it has embarked on a revolutionary program to deliver world-class healthcare to remote villages in India. The public/private partnership between the government of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh and Satyam provides a fleet of healthcare vans -- mobile health units (MHU) -- that visit villages on designated days...

2008-08-25 12:01:19

Dr. Abhijeet Dashetwar, head of the cardiac department at government-run Gandhi Hospital in Secunderabad, India, stands in the middle of a cardiac care center under construction and points to where cutting-edge monitoring systems will be installed. A new government health-care insurance program for the poor administered by private carrier Star Health and Allied Insurance made it possible for the hospital to pay for the $600,000 upgrade. The old cardiac center, with just eight beds, shared...


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