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2012-07-28 23:00:50

Interchain, one of the forerunners in building the next generation In-Vehicle Infotainment has succeeded its first attempt in building a solution leveraging on convergence of Telematics and Telemedicine technologies. Bangalore, Karnataka (PRWEB) July 28, 2012 Telemdicine refers to “Healing given with great care at a distance” and it is a constantly evolving science. Addressing health care problems in villages and tribal areas with less number of Doctors is the major issue &...

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...

2008-07-08 00:00:26

By Kounteya Sinha NEW DELHI: The number 108 could soon become India's version of 911 - the number the US dials for an emergency. After negotiations for almost a year, telecom minister A Raja has indicated in a letter to health minister Anbumani Ramadoss last week that 108 is being finalized as the national toll-free trauma care number. Confirming this, Ramadoss told TOI: "I have just received an official communication from Raja. I am optimistic that 108, which is currently being...

2008-07-08 00:00:26

By Kounteya Sinha NEW DELHI: The government plans to create emergency trauma care facilities along 13,000km of national highways, covering the Golden Quadrilateral and the north-south and east-west corridors. The ministry has already identified 140 health centres, several of them being given Rs 16 crore each, to serve as apex comprehensive trauma centres. The surface transport ministry will provide ambulances, carrying trained paramedical staff, every 50km. By 2010, the government...


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