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 1. AmaruJala hindi Newspaper.


2. Indian doctor Soumya Swaminathan new WHO deputy director-general".

Dr Soumya Swaminathan, director-general of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and secretary to the department of health research, has been appointed the World Health Organisation’s (WHO’s) deputy director general, programmes, in Geneva. This is the second-highest position at the UN agency.


With demonstration of rare live surgery before the young doctors, the International workshop on Aesthetic Thyroid Surgery called upon to spread of awareness among the doctors regarding the Endocrine Surgery and how to help young endocrine surgeons for skill development and research.

4. Heading has Come in Hindi Dainik Jagran Newspaper "प्रदेश के अस्पतालों में जल्द शुरू होगी टेलीमेडिसिन".

प्रदेश के सरकारी अस्पतालों में जल्द ही टेलीमेडिसिन सुविधा शुरू होने जा रही है। इसके लिए टेंडर प्रक्रिया भी शुरू की जा रही है। इसके बाद से दूरदराज के मरीजों को भी विशेषज्ञ डॉक्टरों की सलाह टेलीफोन से मिल सकेगी। स्मार्टफोन के जरिए मरीज घर बैठे इलाज का लाभ उठा सकेंगे। इसका सबसे ज्यादा लाभ उन क्षेत्रों में मिलेगा जहां डॉक्टरों की कमी है। यह बात स्वास्थ्य मंत्री सिद्धार्थनाथ ने डॉ.राममनोहर लोहिया अस्पताल में टेली डर्मेटोलॉजी एप के उद्घाटन समारोह में कही।

5. Heading Came on Hindi Dainik Jagran "एंडोक्राइन सर्जरी विभाग में ई-ट्यूमर बोर्ड की शुरुआत".

देश में पहली बार इंडोक्राइन सर्जरी विभाग में शुरू हुई यह व्यवस्था.

6. Telehealth network in Odisha demanded.

Director of SGPGIMS of Neurosurgery Department in AIIMS Dr Ashok Mahapatra on Saturday sought to promote telemedicine projects across the country to have a rural telehealth network which will help serve people better and create employment opportunities.

7. Heading Came on HTLUCKNOW "Technology is changing health care!".

Most patients want their doctors to be knowledgeable and updated about new tests, treatments and guidelines. As it is impossible to keep pace with the exponentially expanding volume of medical knowledge, doctor’s will spend less time reading books in libraries, and depend more on tools and technology that will provide them immediate access to specific recent medical information.

8. 'लोहिया अस्पताल में त्वचा रोगियों को जल्द मिलेगी टेली-डर्मिटोलॉजी की सुविधा'.

लखनऊ के गोमतीनगर स्थित डॉ. राम मनोहर लोहिया अस्पताल में जल्द ही त्वचा रोगियों को टेली-डर्मिटोलॉजी की सुविधा मिलेगी. इसी के साथ यह संस्थान टेली-डर्मिटोलॉजी की सुविधा देने वाला यूपी का पहला सरकारी अस्पताल बन जाएगा. अब रोगी घर पर बैठे मोबाइल ऐप या वेबसाइट के जरिये डॉक्टर से सलाह ले सकेंगे.

9. Smart Healthcare in the Era of Digital India.

Panelists engaged in discussion at the session on ‘Smart Healthcare in the Era of Digital India’ during 7th Healthcare Leaders Forum.

10. Technological advancements are transforming the entire healthcare industry : Dr GSK Velu.

Now, we also have the technology to digitize a human being in highest definition, in granular detail, and in ways that most people thought would not be possible.

11. Maharashtra govt to launch two healthcare schemes soon.

Maharashtra is planning to launch two healthcare schemes - Mahatma Phule Jan Arogya Yojana (MPJA Yojana) and Balasaheb Thackeray Accident Benefit Scheme -- shortly in the state, a government official said here.


While setting up proper, well-equipped brick and mortar hospitals in the surrounding areas is an ongoing process, we must look at other possibilities.One such possibility could be to invest in telemedicine so that people don’t have to travel long distances for detection.

  • 13. Odisha model of telemedicine improves healthcare.

    A recent study says an Odisha model of telemedicine project, which helps in extending affordable healthcare and alleviating poverty by stimulating micro-entrepreneurship, can create Information and Communication Technology (ICT) based sustainable development across the globe.

  • 14. Poor connectivity, lack of personnel affecting progress of telemedicine.

    The ministry of health and family welfare, which introduced telemedicine in 1996, is still struggling to bring the concept to the countryside and even district-level healthcare centres.

  • 15.Ruby Hall organise ‘Ruby Mahatelemedicon 2017’.

  • 16.Navbharat Times Hindi.

  • 17.अब आप घर बैठे ही फोन पर ले सकेंगे डॉक्टर से सलाह.

    उत्तर प्रदेश के दूर दराज के गांवों के गरीब लोग भी अब घर बैठे बस एक फोन पर अपने स्वास्थ्य के बारे में विशेषज्ञ डाक्टरों से परामर्श ले सकेंगे. यह सुविधा नए साल से शुरू होगी और दिन के सातों दिन और 24 घंटे उपलब्ध होगी. उत्तर प्रदेश सरकार का स्वास्थ्य विभाग इस योजना पर तेजी से काम कर रहा है. उम्मीद जताई जा रही है कि सूबे की जनता को घर बैठे स्वास्थ्य परामर्श का तोहफा नये साल की शुरूआत में ही मिल जाएगा.

  • 18.Telemedicine network to be launched tomorrow.

    JIPMER-BIMSTEC telemedicine network will be inaugurated by Union Minister Faggan Singh Kulaste here tomorrow.

  • 19.Hindi Hindustan Newspaper.

  • 20.DigiGaon Pilot to start in three states.

    Aiming to provide various internet-based services in rural areas, the government will soon start a pilot project offering services such as tele-education, Wifi and LED-based lighting across three states under its ‘DigiGaon’ programme.