Half of medical science goes wrong in 5 year, but nowadays that’s happening within days and hours, and information distributed via various channels with various biases and not appraised well are a risk to populations. The goal of care providers should be not only to do no harm but also to do better care for every patient.
Continue reading “The need for Telemedicine”
In the current crisis scenario, no patient wants to visit a hospital and on the other hand all doctors need to maintain social distance from the patient in an attempt to protect themselves. However, even if one refuses to see the COVID-19 affected and refer them to specialized
Event: Free webinar on the topic ‘How to start using telemedicine at your centre.’
Date and Time: Apr 7, 2020 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM GMT+05:30.
Speaker: Dr SB Gogia, Director DHIndia Association, Founding Fellow of IAHSI, President SATHI Chairperson IMIA WG on Telehealth.
Link for registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4796540717398369548
This is to inform all registrants that there will be no TSI Telemedicine training on 07 April 2020 and 08 April 2020. Training sessions will resume on Wednesday, 09 April 2020 and the schedules will be informed by email.
Thanks for the overwhelming response, we received 1000+ registrations in the first week. Four interactive class room sessions have been conducted so far. If you have not been contacted yet, you will receive a communication shortly and if you were unable to attend the training for whatever reason, please do get in touch with us and we will reschedule you for the forthcoming sessions.
Soliciting your support in our endeavor to familiarize all doctors in India on the concepts of Telemedicine and bringing them up to speed on the recently notified Telemedicine Practice Guidelines.
Together, we shall overcome! Jai Hind
Telemedicne is now legal. The MoHFW has notified the Telemedicine Practice Guidelines on 25th March 2020.
In view of the impending Phase 3 of the COVID 19 pandemic. It becomes imperative on the part of the part of Doctors and the medical fraternity to keep our hospitals and resources available for any eventaulity. Tele-health consultations will reduce the burden on the healthcare system and will go a long way in managing the pandemic, should the phase come.
On the recommendation of NITI Ayog, an online basic Tele-health introductory orientation cum training program is being planned by the Telemedicne Society of India (TSI) supported by DHIndia Association and other digital health partners. The aim is to train ALL doctors in India on the basics of Teemedicne use.
Together, we shall overcome! Jai Hind
Under the aegis of Telemedicine Society of India (TSI) supported by DHIndia Association and the Digital Health community of India
Telehealth orientation and network setup to manage the COVID 19 national emergency.
As the MoHFW, GoI has notified the guidelines for the practice of Telemedicine in India you may use the simple steps enumerated below as guidance for running successful Teleconsultations using video conferencing.
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The CEO of DHIndia Association (Digital Health India Association) on behalf of its members submitted the feedback and comments on the Personal Data Protection (PDP) Bill after due consultations with the Digital Health community. The comments were collated and curated by our Legal and Medical experts and the effort was spearheaded by Dr Guriqbal Singh Jaiya.
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