Indians Lack Awareness About Cancer Treatments: Philips India Survey

A survey conducted by Philips Healthcare India with AC Nielsen has highlighted cancer as the single most worrying disease in

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“Odisha Should Focus on Affordable Optimal Healthcare Services”

Dr Ashok Kumar Mahapatra is Director of newly established All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS), Bhubaneswar. In an interview with

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Pehel Birthing a New Hope

Dr Jyoti Vajpayee, Global Technical Advisor, Population Services International (PSI) speaks about the significant programmes that they have taken up

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We Believe in Public Private Partnership with People

By K N Bhagat, Managing Trustee, OTTET The Government cannot by itself provide all the conveniences without the cooperation of people. While individual effort

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President Urges for a Sustainable Healthcare Roadmap

Noting that a healthy country would be a prosperous country, President Pranab Mukherjee has urged the doctors to reach out

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Dial108 to Get Samajwadi Party Health Service

Chief minister Akhilesh Yadav has launched the state government’s emergency medical transportation service by dialing 108 and said the ambulance

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Birth of Hope

The positive response to Sambhav voucher scheme augurs well for pro-poor health policies and programmes in developing countries By Dhirendra

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Tele-Health Prescribing Quality Healthcare for all

Telehealth can bridge the hospital infrastructure and service gap in India and promise quality healthcare to all. As a step

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Sustainable Models for mHealth

The Indian government and private players need to work together using the “Public Private Partnership” (PPP) model in order to

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“Tele-health is being viewed as a distinct service, as a subspecialty” : Prof K Ganapathy, President – Apollo Telemedicine Networking Foundation

Prof K Ganapathy, President, Apollo Telemedicine Networking Foundation and Telemedicine Society of India, and President Elect, Indian Society for Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery, is a pioneer in introducing telemedicine in India. A renowned neurosurgeon, Dr Ganapathy has initiated pilot projects in using wireless telemedicine in several rural areas in India.

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Satellite Technology : Bridging the Health Divide

[This article was published in the January 2011 issue of the eHEALTH Magazine (http://www.ehealthonline.org) ] With satellite communication technology, telemedicine provides access to quality healthcare, even to the farthest reaches of the nation

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