IT @ HOSPITAL SURVEY 2008 Part 1-North India: August 2008 Issue

  EDITORIAL Right on track! COVER STORY IT@Hospital Survey Part I-North India, eHEALTH IN CONVERSATION Growing through Innovation  Anjan Bose, Senior Director

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The RFID Advantage In HealthCare : Prof Akhil Chandra, Academic Head, Logistics & Supply Chain, ILAM, ICRI

[This article was published in the October 2010 issue of the eHEALTH Magazine (http://www.ehealthonline.org)]

RFID applications can provide significant benefits to the healthcare industry by ensuring patient safety and improving supply chain efficiency

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HEALTH ISSUES A GROUND REALITY : Dr. Rachna Agarwal, Assistant Professor IGNOU

[This article was published in the August 2010 issue of the eHEALTH Magazine (http://www.ehealthonline.org)]

Technological advancements, ICT and upcoming state-of-the-art institutions in urban areas have revolutionised the delivery of healthcare facilities. There is a need to target the larger chunk of rural population, which is still struggling for basic healthcare facilities.

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Key Considerations while Replacing your Current IT Solution : Tushar Ratanghayra, Senior Consultant, 21st Century Healthcare Management Solution Pvt Ltd

[This article was published in the April 2010 issue of the eHEALTH Magazine (http://www.ehealthonline.org)]

The objective of this article is to give the right direction to all healthcare organisations to choose the best IT solution.

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BioSense Program Leveraging Informatics to Prevent Public Health Crisis : Dr. Sanjeev Sood, Wing Commander, Indian Air Force

[This article was published in the February 2010 issue of the eHEALTH Magazine (http://www.ehealthonline.org)]

The article provides an overviev of the BioSense Program, which is an excellent example of application of informatics to strengthen public health system

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Connecting Leaders and Information Technology for Health Transformation : Sally Glass & John Galss, Founders, CHIK Services Pty Ltd., Australia

[This article was published in the August 2009 issue of the eHEALTH Magazine (http://www.ehealthonline.org)]

CHIK Services Pty Ltd is a non-for-profit company established to provide global communication services bridging the health and information and communication technology (ICT) sector.

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A ‘Private’ Affair analysing the need for private sector in Indian healthcare system : SKadri SM, Regional Institute of Health and Family Welfare, DHS, Srinagar, Kashmir, India; Danish Ahmed, Research Scholar, University of Delhi Medical School, New Delhi

[This article was published in the April 2009 issue of the eHEALTH Magazine (http://www.ehealthonline.org)]

Increased privatisation of Indian healthcare system would not only be beneficial for up gradation of medical facilities of the country but will also be beneficial for the poor and common people. It will also attract foreign investment and will able to keep the physicians staying in the country motivated.

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Revitalising Primary Healthcare in the Information Age : Joan Dzenowagis, Diana Zandi, Misha Kay eHealth Unit, World Health Organisation

[This article was published in the September 2008 issue of the eHEALTH Magazine (http://www.ehealthonline.org)]

The Internet and World Wide Web have evolved from an information highway, to an enormous virtual library, to a platform for global enterprise and well beyond

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MEDical NETwork : Wayne Menary, Director, GeoPac – UK

[This article was published in the August 2008 issue of the eHEALTH Magazine (http://www.ehealthonline.org)]

Peru is officially classified as a middle-income country. Strong economic growth over 9 consecutive years

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Project Franchise Lab – Healthcare at the bottom of the pyramid : Shibaji Mandal,Director – Healthcare, Krishi Gram Vikas Kendra, Usha Martin

[This article was published in the July 2008 issue of the eHEALTH Magazine (http://www.ehealthonline.org)]

The massive yet unexplored rural healthcare market is drawing the attention of many today.

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