Doctors’ Safety - A physician's perspective

True Story: A few years ago, I was a lone Medical Officer for a health related CSR project in remote rural villages in Gujarat. One day, as usual, more than a hundred patients and their relatives were sitting outside my make-shift clinic, braving the hot sun. All of a sudden, a man stormed in midst of my consult and accused me of taking too much time…

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Connecting the unconnected - Innovations in Telemedicine

The dusty lanes of the Vidarbha hinterland painted a stark picture and grim reality. Despite the economic and technological advances elsewhere life is an everyday struggle for existence in this hinterland. Interaction with many panchayat members brought up the age old issues of education, healthcare and livelihood. For such rural communities healthcare availability hasn’t increased much and the affordability has worsened. 

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May Measurement Month: How Intelehealth is combating hypertension and other NCDs

With over a billion people suffering from hypertension globally, its one of the most important non-communicable disease (NCD) risk factors. No comprehensive primary health care delivery program is complete without a clear and focused NCD management strategy. As we wrap up May Measurement Month, learn about how Intelehealth uses a telemedicine approach to the management of hypertension.

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